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Top 5 things ALL teachers should do over the half term break!

Top 5 things ALL teachers should do over the half term break! It is so important that you use the break to recharge recharge and recharge. Always put yourself first and avoid doing any school work if possible. Below are

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Why Amazon Prime for teachers is one of the best resources for any educator! Really? No? Try it!

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Amazon PRIME For Teachers – Free Trial for Teachers and Students Now take a minute and just read on as some pessimists will think this is just a ploy of getting you to sign up to the Amazon Prime FREE

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Funny Stories about how children say the funniest things! Awwwwww!

Guest Blog: Chris Dunn @ShrekTheTeacher We’ve been learning about ‘People who help us’ this week, including Police Officers and Traffic Wardens.  I took the opportunity to link one of my classes favourite activities, riding the trikes, to one of the stranger learning

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Does a lack of mental maths ‘ability’ stem from poor counting? A great read!!

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Guest Blogger: Chris Dunn @ShrekTheTeacher Poor mental maths ‘ability’ (I say ability, but I suspect it has more to do with education), seems to have become endemic in England.  It’s often talked about in the press, and is so prevalent in my

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Why Performance Related Pay for Teachers Is the Wrong Move!

Guest Blogger: Adnan Al-Daini @respect65 So the Department for Education [1] has decided that performance- linked pay is to be introduced into our schools from September 2014. A year ago when the Independent School Teachers’ Review Body made such a recommendation,

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