Archive for December, 2013

If you’re a science teacher and not yet aware of the approach being trialed and developed as part of YorkScience, you should probably go have a look. My understanding is that it revolves around two linked ideas: If we start by considering how we will assess competence, we can make sure we use appropriate activities […]

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T&L Ideas 2

10Dec13

Second on what will hopefully be a series of  ‘echoed’ posts, based on the weekly emails I’ve been asked to produce in my setting. Still my own, rather than based on suggestions from colleagues, so regular readers will probably recognize ideas and links. Three quick links about effective revision this morning; it seems appropriate given […]

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T&L Ideas 1

02Dec13

In context; I’ve joined the Teaching and Learning group at my new/current school and have been asked to coordinate sharing ideas with the whole school. The original idea was as a blog, but we simplified this to a weekly email. The request was along the lines of “because you know about this blogging thing.” My […]

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