Revision

This year, I'll be lucky enough to be away for the WHOLE of the Easter break: Sydney, here I come! I promise I'll be back...probably! This means that my usual offer of revision sessions and drop-ins for learners will not be possible so a plan B was required. Tomorrow, all learners will be given a …

Learner Planned Lessons

Last term, my learners took it in turns to plan seminars and they became increasingly confident with this as they wrote challenging questions and imagined new ways of engaging their peers. This term, I decided to group the learners so that those of them struggling with their confidence could work more interdependently and so that …

Help me teacher!

These are a few approaches that can help to prevent learners relying on us in the learning process. Of course, there are many times when they will need to listen to us, follow us and learn directly from us but ultimately, I believe that we should be enabling learners to learn for themselves so that …