To grade or not to grade – that is the question?


I write this blog after spending the day in what is a truly inspirational building: Manchester Town Hall. Image


I may have spent a little bit of time today looking at the amazing ceiling in the great hall where were sat :   

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My purpose for being there was to attend the Manchester Schools Alliance Leadership Conference attended by Manchester Heads and Chairs of Governors (and also Union reps). By coincidental timing in the context of the recent and growing debate about judging and grading the quality of teaching and learning, Mike Cladingbowl, HMI, National Director of Schools, was the key-note speaker. He was supported by Jo Morgan, HMI who has been appointed as his successor to the role of Regional Director for the North-west…

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