Tag: Leading Learning

Effective use of the pupil premium to improve teaching and learning

26 November 2018

At the beginning of October Sir Kevan Collins, the Chief Executive of the Education Endowment Foundation, wrote in the TES ‘We must hold out nerve over the pupil premium.’  In it, he eloquently explains the relationship between improvements in teaching and the closing of the attainment gap between children and young people from disadvantaged backgrounds […]

Posted on: 26 November 2018
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Reducing Teacher Workload

9 November 2018

Staff wellbeing vs Pupil progress. Data entry vs Work/life balance. Sometimes these concepts can seem like the Montagues and Capulets, warring factions with no resolution in sight. The workload burden forces many to leave the teaching profession, or not consider joining in the first place, but it is heartening to see it becoming a key […]

Posted on: 9 November 2018
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Training Programme: Leading Learning

09:00 on 4 December 2018–15:00 on 1 May 2019

Leading Learning is a 3 day course that was sold out the last two years and is back at Huntington Research School.  This course is about the quality of teaching and using important research as evidence to support your CPD programme. If you want to book your place for one of the few available places, […]

Posted on: 4 October 2018
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What Can Schools Learn from the ‘Boot Room’?

19 March 2018

Between 1959 and 1998 these six men were the successive and successful managers of Liverpool Football Club. 13 league titles, 4 European Cups and 9 domestic cups were won during this time. […]

Author: Marcus Jones, Research-lead: Literacy
Posted on: 19 March 2018
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Leading Learning 2018

4 December 2017

‘Leading Learning’ is a 3-day programme designed to support schools to develop evidence-informed CPD in order to improve teaching and learning and student outcomes. It is for staff who have a responsibility for and/or interest in improving continuous professional development opportunities […]

Posted on: 4 December 2017
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What’s going on at Huntington Research School in 2017-18?

2 October 2017

As I write this it seems hard to believe that we have been a Research School for a full year and year two is already underway. What a privilege it has been to be able to meet and work with so many colleagues in schools who are passionate and focused upon improving outcomes for our […]

Posted on: 2 October 2017
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‘Metacognition’… Meta – what?

4 December 2016

If you look near the top of the graph that distills the EEF Toolkit, you will find that metacognition sits proudly high amongst the approaches that have the most positive impact on learning […]

Posted on: 4 December 2016
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