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An English teacher at a Secondary School in the UK. * Sharing and questioning the day job. * I teach KS3/4/5.
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…when you realize next year is going to beso. much. easier.

Having autonomy in my classroom is awesome (I know what books I have to teach, but can choose how I teach them/how much time I spend on them), but it is also exhausting—we’re talking two to three hours prep every night, and I am…


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How to Tell When Learning Struggles are Productive or Destructive

In their book How to Support Struggling Students, Robyn Jackson and Claire Lambert identify clues that mark the distinction between the destructive and productive struggles in learning.

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I used this reflection tool as an end of year evaluation. Pupils discussed in pairs/ groups and then put their answers in on their own copy :)


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This is a GREAT anchor chart!