Tagged: General Certificate of Secondary Education


Do your kids know what they have to do to get their GCSE target grade?

With Assessment For Learning given great importance these days, informing pupils what they must learn to achieve their target grade should be common practice. There are many resources out there presenting the levelling criteria in many different ways, some turning them into ‘kid-speak’ to make them easier for the pupils to understand. A particularly fantastic set of resources to support...


Reignite the fire

Teaching is a hard job. It’s quite easy to become disheartened sometimes. I think the best advice someone gave me once was “Look after yourself. Make sure you get enough rest.┬áBe nice to your mind and your body. Be nicer to yourself than you think you should be”. If you are looking for some thought-provoking quotes to keep things in...