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Wellbeing Posts

Managing the workload:

English Language and English Literature Specific Posts

Reflections on sitting a mock with the students:

Kamikaze by Beatrice Garland – a few extra notes:

The problem with mnemonics:

Context and the barriers we face:

Memorising quotations – one suggestion:

I am not here to entertain you (all about the love and passion I have for our subject):

Teaching AQA English Language Paper 1 – Q1 – 4:


Question 2:

Question 3:

Question 4:


Handwriting at secondary:


Behaviour – ‘Ready to Learn’ at Orchard School Bristol:

CPD – the need for personalisation:

A political one – the disparity between the state and private sector for the GCSE English assessment methods:

Sexism in our schools (one for #IWD17)