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Calm and Purposeful Classroom Environment – Bright Spots

John Lamb (AHT) and I walked around the school today, looking for ways in which our teachers maintained a calm and purposeful classroom environment in their lessons.  It was great to see how skilled our teachers are at doing this, … Continue reading

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Bright Spots: 22 January 2016

Andy Tharby and I took a first ‘bright spots’ walk of 2016 around the school today.  As usual, there was some fantastic stuff taking place in our classrooms – summarised below. In geography, Ben Crockett was in full flow with … Continue reading

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Bright Spots – 9th October 2015

  As the new school year is well underway, I went on a walk around the school yesterday, searching for bright spots.  This is what I found. In science, NQT Josh Beckwith was addressing some identified difficulties with Y10.  Director … Continue reading

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Bright Spots: 13th March 2015

It’s been a while since the last ‘bright spots’ walk around the school – so I did one today and as usual, I wasn’t disappointed! There was lots of fantastic teaching going on in our classrooms.  Here are some of the … Continue reading

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Bright Spots: 10th September 2014

The first week back in a new school year and this morning I walked around the school looking for bright spots.  I found plenty…read on! Down in science, NQT Eloise Tuck was doing an experiment with her new Y8 class.  … Continue reading

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Bright Spots: Friday 23rd May 2014

As it was the last day of a short but busy half term, I thought I’d go looking for some bright spots today.  The day started well, when I received a message on Twitter from Jason Ramasami.  Jason had taken … Continue reading

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Bright Spots: 28th February 2014

Whilst walking around the school today, going in to classrooms, I came across the following bright spots, which I thought I would share. In Jane Squire’s RE classroom, I saw this stuck on every desk: This was a great way … Continue reading

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