Month: January 2020

The Benefits of ‘Team Teaching’

Team teaching takes time, resource and clear communication but when it is applied successfully it can really enhance the experience for both the learners and the teachers. I have had great opportunities to team teach with my colleagues but often it isn’t well planned and as a result we are reactive instead of proactive in…

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The Benefits of ‘Team Teaching’

Motivation 3.0 in our schools

I asked recently why staff at our school love teaching. I got back some amazing responses as to their why of being a teacher. It is important, I feel, to ask this of staff from time to time. We should also ask them to tell their story of why they became a teacher. Many can…

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Motivation 3.0 in our schools

Our Collective Responsibility

In the past week I have launched a short term working group in my school looking at using a coaching model for observations. The reason for this is linked to the narrative our school leaders are building towards. A large section of our staff have undergone training on coaching and using it to coach not…

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Our Collective Responsibility