Category: Research

Primary Computing Conference

TEACH COMPUTING Essex, London, Herts [@NCCESWCHS], based at Saffron Walden County High School, one CTSN SCITT’s partnership schools, is hosting a primary computing conference in June. You can join the three days of remote computing CPD with a range of expert speakers by registering for this free event please click here. More information please see […]

Implementing MARS/EARS in MFL lessons

CTSN SCITT mentor, Lauren O’Donnell from Swavesey Village College discusses the implementation of the MARS/EARS pedagogical cycle, as part of her CTSN/University College London’s Institute of Education: ‘How do we know it works? Leading Change’ research project. In her blog on the CTSN Research website Lauren explains how Pandemic school closures created the time to […]

Impington Village College leads the way in flexible working for East of England and North-East London region

CTSN SCITT partnership school, Impington Village College, a non-selective secondary school on the outskirts of Cambridge, has been appointed as the Flexible Working Ambassador School (FWAS) in the East of England and North-East London region, joining seven other schools in England delivering the programme between April 2021 – December 2022. Impington Village College has been […]

Disadvantaged primary pupils fell further behind in maths during the Pandemic…

Yesterday’s publication of findings from an EEF study, indicate that disadvantaged primary school pupils have fallen further behind their classmates in maths as a likely result of partial school closures during the Pandemic The attainment gap between disadvantaged primary school pupils and their classmates has grown in mathematics by one month since the onset of […]

Positive Relationships

Matthew Fuller, headteacher of Woodhall Primary School, one of the CTSN SCITT’s partnership schools, describes how positive relationships matter in a Unity Research School blog… Read how Matthew sees a golden thread of positive relationships tying together the EEF’s recommendations to help schools re-establish an essential characteristic of teaching and learning that has lost its ascendancy […]

Mentor Research Community

CTSN SCITT is committed to ensuring training at every level is linked to the latest educational research, and our mentor development programme is no exception to this. As part of this programme we host termly Mentor Research Community events. We are excited that Tom Sherrington will lead our spring event on Monday 12th April. He […]