Easter Reflections

On return to work tomorrow, I'll be asking my learners to complete some short reflections on their Easter revision. We'll discuss the other things they got up to but we need to evaluate our next steps in the weeks leading to their exams. My Easter has, as planned, been more than two weeks of total …

#TMOxford

Before Christmas 2014, I attended the most inspirational TeachMeet to date: one that really lived up to the reputation that TeachMeets have made for themselves in the world of CPD. The evening began with Sir Tim Brighouse, who repeated messages I've heard from him before but they took on a new significance in the face …

Reflective Practice

The below presentation (click here to view a Google Slides version and download) comes from a guest slot I gave to a CIPD group today on 'reflective practice.' It got me to thinking about models of reflection I use at present and I decided for new teachers, it might be helpful to create some frameworks to guide reflection. These …