Not All Questions Are Good Ones!

As teachers we are always hoping for questioning pupils. We want them to ask questions, to engage with the lesson and then move their learning on. However, in this post Edna Sackson highlights some questions we’d prefer not to hear! Curiosity is the key to learning. If you read this blog, you know how much I value a culture of questioning and thinking. But there are […]

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Tales from the Head’s Office!#2

Having retired as a primary head teacher & following the suggestion of my dear friend Paula I have decided to write an occasional series about the highs & lows of my headship career. It spanned 13 years & included 3 schools. I hope you enjoy my tales! ***************************************************************** Desert Island Question! I have interviewed numerous people for a variety of posts. […]

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