Podcast: Play in new window
Tonight we are joined in conversation by Louisa Hussey, Acting headteacher of Cropwell Bishop Primary School in Nottinghamshire, England. Louisa is a brilliant teacher and passionate about her job, as you can tell from the conversation we have about recent developments in English primary schools. Phonics teaching features and Matthew reminds us about the old ITA and his experience with it – does this explain a lot?
Also, in the news tonight we discuss:
positive discrimination for encouraging more male teachers into the profession proposed by the NASUWT, story in TESS here
Revision tips -what works? Only 2 main methods apparently. Summary in this blog and full paper can be downloaded here