Starting out as an ECT can be as daunting as it is exciting! Here are some top tips for all those making their first brave steps into the wonderful world of teaching!
There are loads of blogs and articles out there which give advice on the mechanics of running an effective staff meeting: let everyone know in good time, welcome everyone by name, share the successes… you get the picture. But did you know there are some fundamental steps you can take right now which will increase staff meeting effectiveness ten-fold?
If you are thinking of holding your next parents’ evening online, here is how Zoom can allow you to organise and arrange it
Much in the same way that I would write about what makes for effective teaching and learning in a classroom, this is what I have come to see as good practice in live online lessons in the schools that I run.
After assuming a new headship, it can still take some time before your decisions and priorities start to filter through and effect change at a whole school level. Is there any way of speeding this up so that you can start making your mark, without distancing or alienating your staff in the process?
Maxim Kelly offers some practical tips for school leaders faced with email inboxes that threaten to consume their working hours…