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Time to Seriously Question Ofsted?

Speaking at the Headteachers’ Roundtable Summit in February 2017, I mooted the idea that someone would challenge Ofsted in the courts and that Durand Academy may well be the first.  They were already set on that course; now it has happened.  This post was written for the TES and was published on the 15th August 2017. Continue reading

When Memorising is Everything But Not Enough

The new linear A-level results will soon be announced; starting with linear GCSE English & Mathematics examinations the move towards students memorising large volumes of information, for public examinations, seems inexorable.  Continue reading

Education by Numbers

The best piece of art I managed to produce was part of a painting by number kit; my mum and dad bought it for me one Christmas.  The idea was simple; a line drawing where each part had a number, corresponding to a paint colour, you completed bit by bit.  It was mechanistic and whilst leading to a reasonable outcome it wasn’t a masterpiece.  Continue reading

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When Feedback Met Bloom

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