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NQTs and the risk of maladaptation in the first few weeks of teaching

Originally posted on The Quirky Teacher:
I’m interested in how children’s cognition develops and it’s fair to say that I’m inclined to be in the Engelmann camp which views the environment/nurture as a bigger factor in the development of cognition…

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The Baron: The case of Starbank School teaches us one thing: …

The Baron: The case of Starbank School teaches us one thing: …: Yesterday, beleaguered teachers at  Starbank School in South Yardley, Birmingham, went on strike  for the second time in six days in respon…

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A-Level results 2019: ***THIRD ON-THE-DAY POST*** – Education Datalab blog

DONE: categories have been DONE: featured image has been set TO DO: update post URL [PN might need to do this] TO DO: update post time [PN might need to do this] TO DO: add excerpt TO DO: need to … Continue reading

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A-Level results 2019: Looking into the fall in top grades awarded – Education Datalab blog

Subjects such as the sciences have seen drops in the share of top grades awarded. Why? Continued here: https://ift.tt/2H4T1lB

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A-Level results 2019: The main trends in grades and entries – Education Datalab blog

A fall in maths entries, good-ish news for languages, the end of the AS-Level – and more Continued here: https://ift.tt/2OY3B4p

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A-Level results 2019: Four things to look out for on Thursday – Education Datalab blog

Covering English, maths, modern foreign languages and more Continued here: https://ift.tt/2TnFFWM

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The Acceleration Required Practical Without Light Gates (and without tears)

Originally posted on e=mc2andallthat:
Introduction The AQA GCSE Required Practical on Acceleration (see pp. 21-22 and pp. 55-57) has proved to be problematic for many teachers, especially those who do not have access to a working set of…

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