Data is not our enemy, it’s our friend…

Did you read the article by Elly Blake in the TES? She discusses how some teachers see the collection of child performance data as adding unnecessarily to their workload. She argues that it’s not the data that’s the problem it’s how we use it, and more importantly who...
I can’t wait for The BETT Show!

I can’t wait for The BETT Show!

  Last minute preparations for the BETT Show – for many it’s a nightmare but I just love it! Late November every year is always spent dashing between, printers, graphic designers, sales partners making sure that everything is ready for the BETT Show in...

The end of teacher assessments?

I enjoyed @MichaelT1979 article in the TES on Friday https://www.tes.com/news/tes-magazine/tes-magazine/assessment-can-tell-us-only-a-quarter-or-three-tale Michael says he’ll be “glad to see the back of teacher assessment” in reading and maths. I wonder if this view...