27 Feb 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

Kelsey Round blogs about her experience as a teacher in her first year. Read more here.

26 Feb 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

Rusul Alrubail believes at the heart of every great teacher lies kindness, compassion, empathy, positivity, the desire to build something, and the will to inspire. Read more here.

24 Feb 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

EVERY student CAN learn math. Tristan a 12 year old from New Zealand says "Maths is fun". Students need to have a growth mindset where they value mistakes and see them as opportunities for brain growth and learning. Inspiration can be found in this story and site with a range of activities and videos here.

19 Feb 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

Want to optimize your student's learning? Cognitive load describes the capacity of our brain’s working memory (or WM) to hold and process new pieces of information. Find out whether you are flooding your students minds here.

17 Feb 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

The power of peers working together can really influence learning outcomes if done well. The GDC team shares some tool to help you get started here.

13 Feb 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

Amanda Datnow discusses how teachers should best perceive student data to encourage a culture of authentic teacher engagement. Read more here.

11 Feb 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

Most adults would agree that asking students about their learning is an important part of their practice. The  challenge is to really listen to what they are saying and then act otherwise very little changes. Read some student thoughts here as a starter.

09 Feb 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

This blogging and social media project invites teachers from around the world to share their passion for teaching. Get all the info here

30 Jan 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

Jake Daykin, head teacher at Hooe Primary Academy in Plymouth, UK, has developed a Dungeons and Dragons style roleplay game designed to improve the mathematical skills of the players by giving context and purpose for learning and applying math skills - and the game has been a great success! Read more here.

28 Jan 2015 in Inspired and Passionate Teachers

The Guardian's Teacher Network shares a resource designed to help teachers improve their mindfulness and mental wellbeing. Access it here.

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