Jodie Lopez
Jodie Lopez

SATs prep – work smarter not harder

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Now that the Easter break is over (NOOOO! Give me back the chocolate!), it is time for the last few weeks of preparation for SATs. Not a teacher’s, or parent’s, or pupil’s favourite time of year, but a necessity nonetheless….

Jodie Lopez
Jodie Lopez
Jodie Lopez

The SEND Assessment Challenge

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Assessment is never easy. Not because adding the assessment into Classroom Monitor isn’t easy (obviously!), nor because uploading evidence isn’t easy (have you seen our free app?!). It’s tricky because all anyone really wants to do is the best for…

Chris Scarth

Time Saving Tips For Lesson Planning

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Lesson planning and the use of learning resources is one of the big three workload challenges that teachers face. This is alongside marking and data management. There are ways to save time here, whilst also making sure that your lessons…

Is Marking A Waste Of Time?

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Ofsted has busted the myth about the type of marking inspectors want to see. They’re not interested in seeing large volumes of detailed marking, and they don’t mind what format or frequency your marking takes. So why do teachers often…

Benchmarking Performance Data in Multi Academy Trusts

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One of the challenges facing Multi Academy Trusts is finding an effective way for schools to communicate their performance data to the central team for benchmarking purposes. Each school will likely have its own curriculum model that they use for…