Category Archives: University

Collaborative Planning – Let’s get this started

I wrote about this idea recently. To summarise: It can be hard to plan in isolation Sometimes you need to talk a lesson idea over before using it Sometimes topics are difficult to plan Planning/discussing lessons as a group is … Continue reading

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Collaborative Planning

So this is an idea. It’s in its infancy I admit but I’m hoping that writing this might bring some new ideas to the fray. What I’ve noticed Is that people talk about lesson ideas a lot on twitter. And … Continue reading

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Well, that was surprising.

I had a meeting with my Principal today. I think that requires some explanation – I have not been a naughty teacher. I haven’t caused a ruckus by slowly subverting our resident resource guru. I haven’t been told off even … Continue reading

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Maths is not a Spectator Sport

One of my University lecturers told me this. In fact; he told the whole year group this. I suspect he told every year group before us, and will tell every group that follows. I think it’s pretty important. I tell … Continue reading

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