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Have you herd? There’s a moo-rvellous Art Trail in Cambridge

Pupils from some of our partnership schools are amongst the 10,000 children to have created ‘mini moos’ for the city’s new summer’s interactive exhibition – “Cows about Cambridge”. Forty-four large cows, each one individually designed by an artist and sponsored by a business, and a further 46 mini moos creatively decorated by schools and cow-munity […]

Trainee teachers have really gone above and beyond this year

In its latest Teaching blog the DfE says: Despite the disruption caused by the pandemic, this year’s trainee teachers have developed an impressive skillset. From supporting the teaching of classes or bubbles to delivering remote education – they’ve shown creativity, versatility and resilience. Trainees from Teach North talk about their experiences of blended learning, the […]

Teachers are made, not born

“Great teachers continuously improve over time, benefitting from the mentoring of expert colleagues and a structured introduction to the core body of knowledge, skills and behaviours that define great teaching.” “Teachers are the foundation of the education system – there are no great schools without great teachers. The quality of teaching is the single most […]

Securing your first teaching post

CCoT started its Early Career Week with a session focused on “Securing your first teaching post”. If you missed it you can find the hour-long recording here: https://my.chartered.college/2021/05/ecfest-securing-your-first-teaching-post/You’ll find other sessions from the week on Managing Behaviour, Assessment and Planning in CCoT’s resources area: https://my.chartered.college/category/video-resources/

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 […]

Career changer, Paul Facer, discusses how a newspaper article inspired him to train to become a maths teacher and reviews what he thinks are the benefits of CTSN SCITT training What did you do before becoming a trainee teacher?   I spent over 20 years working for a global professional services company advising banks and insurance […]