This NEWSLETTER is a very special one, as in it I seek to lay out some solid foundations and guidance on how school leaders might usefully be reviewing their existing policies for ASSESSMENT to ensure that they make the most of the opportunity … [Read more...] about How do we ensure the assessments we make this year REALLY support the children’s learning?
RESET, RECOVER, REBUILD- a think piece for leaders in primary schools. With the new school year on the horizon, schools are looking ahead and planning how best to start what will be a unique academic year for all pupils, given the fact that the … [Read more...] about Reset, recover rebuild for 2020/21
Following the Government announcement (19.06.2020) that they are allocating funding for schools to provide catch up tuition in small groups to pupils over the next academic year ( See Inspir.ed blog of that … [Read more...] about Inspir.ed June 2020 Newsletter
Newsletter September 2019 I am again looking forward to the new academic year and the challenges the new OFSTED approach to inspection of schools will bring! As always I hope that local schools will continue seek my support in developing all … [Read more...] about How’s your Curriculum Leadership??
Looking forward to the new academic year and the challenges it will bring, those leading schools and organisations know that they need all the help they can muster from others! I have worked with school leaders on school improvement initiatives for … [Read more...] about Inspir.ed’s August Newsletter!!
The ever popular, termly, Leadership Networks, hosted by Inspir-ed, (C.A.S.E in the Bath and NE Somerset area and Keeping A Level Head that serves schools down in the Somerset Levels) will complete another academic year this term. If you have never … [Read more...] about Local Networks keep you up to date if you choose wisely.
Inspir.ed has had a busy academic year so far, expanding support and challenge work with schools across the SW and latterly working with an English School in Lanzarote! Combining the INSET with a bit of sightseeing and photography was a real treat … [Read more...] about NEWSLETTER SUMMER 2017
It is not often I put up two Newsletters in the same term. Time available simply does not allow it!! However the work I am currently engaged in with my schools, namely analysis of the most recent data from Raise on Line, is illustrating clearly to me … [Read more...] about NEWSLETTER November 2016 Christmas is coming!
Welcome back to the new school year and to the data checking exercise that the DfE have sent you whilst you were away enjoying a well earned break! I strongly suspect that your priorities on the first day back with pupils are likely to be firmly … [Read more...] about Newsletter Autumn 2016
It's been a funny old year so far, but here we are half way through the year already at February Half Term. I hope you are enjoying the sunshine and the promise of spring flowers even if the daffodils did get a bit confused this year! In a year of … [Read more...] about Spring Newsletter 2016