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The Learner Journey

The Learner Journey

Friday, 1 September 2017

More young people than ever before are staying on longer in school, then moving on to college or university with the intention of gaining formal... read more

An Introduction to The Portal

An Introduction to The Portal

Thursday, 27 July 2017

The Portal has been designed with features and navigation to support teachers, schools and colleges with their development. For a preview of The... read more

The Portal Beginnings

The Portal Beginnings

Monday, 10 July 2017

The Portal, an online Professional Development Programme for teachers and lecturers has been created by teachers for the teaching profession. Shona... read more

Learning Styles – discredited but who knows?

Learning Styles – discredited but who knows?

Monday, 10 July 2017

For many years, learning styles were taught as part of teacher training. Daniel Willingham, professor of psychology at the University of Virginia... read more

Active Reading: 5 Tips to Get Students Learning While Reading

Active Reading: 5 Tips to Get Students Learning While Reading

Monday, 10 July 2017

So you’ve got your students reading, but how do you get them to remember what they’ve read? And how do you get them to apply this... read more

Anxiety felt amongst teachers tackling education inequality

Anxiety felt amongst teachers tackling education inequality

Monday, 10 July 2017

Launched earlier this year in Scotland, the £120 million Pupil Equity Fund (PEF) aims to stamp out inequality within education, with hundreds of... read more

Teacher Workload

Teacher Workload

Monday, 10 July 2017

A  government report published earlier this year in England has revealed that teachers there are working an average of 54.4 hours a week. 218... read more