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To Grade Or Not To Grade?

To Grade or Not to Grade?

What to do About Grading Lessons Judging individual lessons - to grade or not to grade? There has been a degree of publicity about whether Ofsted will be grading individual lessons and/or teachers, and what implications this has for schools…

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How To Observe Teaching Assistants

How to Observe Teaching Assistants

The Changed Role of the Teaching/Classroom Assistant “Teachers and other adults authoritatively impart knowledge to ensure pupils are engaged in learning, and generate high levels of commitment to learning across the school.” This extract from the descriptor for ‘Outstanding’ in…

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Lesson Observation Forms

Lesson Observation Forms

What makes an effective lesson observation form? This question can be difficult to answer depending on your focus, but there are some tips you can follow in order to ensure that your observation forms are capturing everything you would want.…

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