Relationships vs Grades

After 14+ years in the classroom, I'd like to think I'd pretty much got a handle on teaching, and I believe it comes down to relationships (as does everything in life!) I've taught in 2 schools now (other than a term on supply as an NQT) and both have children coming from pockets of deprivation … Continue reading Relationships vs Grades


Home/School Relationships

This week we started a new mentoring process at school, targeting a few individuals in year 8 who we felt would benefit from a bit of extra one to one support.  Being run by our Senior AHT approximately 10 staff each have selected a pupil to work with on a fortnightly basis - the Headteacher … Continue reading Home/School Relationships