Weekly Round Up: 18th July 2021

Here’s the last round up of 2020-21.  We would like to take this opportunity to thank you all for your support this year and to wish you all a very restful and relaxing summer.  We will be back again in September.

The Durrington Research School Team

Blog of the week

‘Poor Proxies for Learning: Powerful Insights from Prof Coe’ by Tom Sherrington

Tom explores the impact Professor Rob Coe has had on making us think about poor proxies for learning

On Classteaching:

‘Elaborating on Elaboration’ by Chris Runeckles

How can we make students elaborate on their thinking?

On the Research School blog:

‘Pre-questioning’ by Fran Haynes

What do we mean by ‘pre-questioning’ and how might it support learning?

Other useful links:

ClassTeaching podcast:

https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/class-teaching-podcast/id1553470551 (Apple)

https://anchor.fm/james-crane39/ (Other platforms)

Episode 13 available now: Teacher Feedback to Improve Pupil Learning

James Crane talks to Ben Crockett about the EEF guidance report on feedback.

Twilight CPD Webinar

Our programme of twilight CPD webinars have finished for this year.  You can view the recordings here:


We’ll be back next year with more!



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