Category: OfSTED

#teammagicalmaths @MrGordonMaths Brand New 2016 Qualification ‘Core Maths’ Revision Videos A new Level 3 qualification for work, study and life. Official account – DfE #CoreMaths Support Programme run by EdDevTrust – http://www.core-maths.org/  @thecmsp The new ‘Core Maths’ qualifications are designed to better prepare students for …

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New Maths GCSE grades 1 to 9 grade descriptors A print friendly version of the Maths GCSE grade 1 to 9 descriptors can be found here. The Department of further Education (DfE) have released some ‘grade descriptors’ for the new …

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Guest blogger: @tambotaylor Level 6 Maths Two years ago I took over as headteacher of Park Hill Primary school in Coventry and like all schools it had its strengths and areas for development. One particular area that needed fine tuning was …

The best way to crack Level 6 Maths at Primary School KS2! >> Great Advice! Read More »

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Hitler’s Learning Walk to please Ofsted goes disastrously wrong, you will cry with laughter! This is one of the most funniest teacher OfSTED related videos I have ever watched. It is a new one which shows how we try to …

Hitler’s Learning Walk to please Ofsted goes disastrously wrong (NEW) >> Funny Funny Funny! Read More »

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99 ways to demonstrate progress and learning during any lesson observation! – Assessing Pupil Progress How to demonstrate progress in any lesson is a very popular search query with teachers across the globe. Demonstrating progress and learning is paramount when …

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OfSTED Online As a Mathematics leader you will almost definitely be asked to be part of a meeting with one of the OfSTED inspectors during an inspection. Do not PANIC, you will be just fine, remember that the OfSTED inspector …

FREE advice online on what questions to expect in an OfSTED meeting if you are a school leader! Read More »

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Most OfSTED inspectors would charge some ridiculous amounts of money for this information but here it is for you completely FREE : ) ! Under the new framework the “Attainment” meeting is arguably one of the most important meetings that …

Free advice on what happens in the attainment meeting during an OfSTED inspection? Great insight! Read More »

So you are a senior leader and you have had that phone call or anticipating the nod as OfSTED are “around”. Do not panic! Always remember that OfSTED inspectors are like you and me, they are human and probably as …

Top 20 Discussions Senior and Middle Leaders should expect when OfSTED call! RING RING! Read More »

The Perfect OfSTED Lesson Before our recent OfSTED inspection every member of staff in the school was given a copy of the “The Perfect Ofsted Lesson”. I am not going to say that it helped with the final verdict but …

What makes “The Perfect #OfSTED Lesson” – a door stop or an outstanding read? Read More »

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A Hilarious Teacher “Overpaid F***kers Shafting Teachers Every Day” song that will make you laugh! Just another video to play on the night before that dreaded day before the OfSTED visit! I wonder how many head teachers would play this …

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OfSTED OfSTED OfSTED Hitler reacts to the news of an Ofsted inspection, you will cry with laughter! This is the most funniest teacher OfSTED related video I have ever watched. Everyone who has watched it has reacted with tears of …

[VIDEO] Hitler reacts to the news of an Ofsted inspection, you will cry with laughter! Read More »

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How Important is Appropriate Questioning and Assessment For Learning to deliver Outstanding” Lessons? As a teacher trainer and an aspiring OfSTED inspector the concept of “Appropriate Questioning” in assessment for learning is an aspect of pedagogy that I have regular …

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Mini plenaries – ideas to use in any lesson to demonstrate progress If you are looking for ways to become an Outstanding Teacher then you have come to the right page.   The current buzz word at the moment is “mini plenary”, …

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Question and Answers in teaching, How to deliver outstanding questioning in the classroom? Like with everything in life, keep things simple. I am not at any point saying that this is my idea or concept but for many years I …

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So you just had an OfSTED inspection, and you are not happy with the result of the feedback from your lesson observation! Do not worry you are not alone as this is a very common occurrence within the teaching profession and although …

Look at what the OfSTED inspector said about you, Amazing! Read More »