TIPS ON HOW TO PREPARE YOUR DINING SPACE FOR AN OFSTED INSPECTION – Words by Paul Aagaard

Do you think your children’s behaviour in the dining hall isn’t as good as it is in the classroom? Has it become a corridor to play, where most of them eat as quickly as possible so they can spend more time outside? Does this lead to lost learning ...

Games to Help your Child’s memory – Words by Dunc Llew

You know that corny old cliché, Practice makes Perfect? Sadly there is a physiological explanation that shows it’s true. When actions are repeated, Myelin is produced in the brain which connects neurons; the more Myelin, the stronger the ...

Neuroscience and how Kids are Distracted when Revising – Words by Duncan Llew

  View claims of multi-tasking prowess with suspicion – evidence suggests efficient multitasking isn’t possible. World famous neuroscientist and attention expert Earl Miller says that our brains are “not wired to multitask well When people ...

The surplus model of school improvement – By David Didau

As teachers we are sometimes guilty of assuming that all would be well if only children behaved better and worked harder. This is basically sound; everything would be better is kids did what was in their best interests. So why don’t they? Well, in ...

School Life

  We hope you are well, and School life is going smoothly? We like to keep you informed of our plans and to let you know what’s in store for the next 2 terms, and what you can expect to see from us. There is only one way to stay ahead of the ...

Add your company to our NEW Schools Services Directory NOW

We have our online Schools Services Directory here where you can list your company for a small charge for either 6 months or 12 months respectively. We are looking to fill the categories very quickly and as such we are offering an incredible 3-for-1 ...

We are looking for Educational Bloggers!

  We are currently looking for Edu-Bloggers. Do you have a penchant for writing? Are you passionate about Education? We are actively recruiting bloggers like you. Please email director@the-educator.org with your details and examples of your ...

Who Are You? – Written by The School Planner Co.

Who Are You? The question: ‘Who are you?’ is one that probably doesn’t cross your mind all that often, unless of course you are currently in the depths of an existential mid-life crisis. For teachers however, particularly new teachers, this is ...

Interview with Aldo De Pape – Founder of Teach Pitch.

  TEM – Aldo, please tell me why you are now every teachers new best friend?   ALDO – Hahaha, I would surely love to be.   TeachPitch is a web-based platform that helps teachers and schools to find the best online learning ...

Bargain Time!

As you may have noticed from our social platforms, we have an exclusive limited 50% off our normal rate card for all bookings for next issue for the next 14 days. This discount represents a significant saving for you and a great opportunity to ...

WHO ARE YOU? – Words by The School Planner Company

Who Are You? The question: ‘Who are you?’ is one that probably doesn’t cross your mind all that often, unless of course you are currently in the depths of an existential mid-life crisis. For teachers however, particularly new teachers, this is ...

7 WAYS YOU CAN IMMEDIATELY IMPROVE MIDDAY SUPERVISOR ENGAGEMENT – Words by Paul Aagaard

Do you feel your Midday Supervisors (MDSAs) engage with children inappropriately and only engage when they have to? Do they spend most of their time washing, wiping and wandering around talking to their colleagues and are they inconsistent in how ...