Why is so much paperwork needed? Seriously!?

docendo discimus

Matt Burnage wrote a somewhat devastating thread about ITT on Twitter recently.

I completely understand where he’s coming from and I thought I’d get my thoughts down on each of the points he’s made and some reasons why it might seem like ITT Providers, and/or schools, are dragging their feet. These are just my own thoughts. At my place there is a good element of collaborative decision making but my role is more like a HoD than SLT.

I can’t do the thread justice in one go, so I’m going to try to take the points one by one. This is number 1.
This is number 2.

Matt’s 3rd Point

There are three reasons for getting trainee teachers (and mentors and tutors) to write things down: sometimes it improves thinking and clarifies actions; sometimes it…

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