Coasting Schools

@TeacherToolkitIn 2010, Ross Morrison McGill founded @TeacherToolkit from a simple Twitter account through which he rapidly became the ‘most followed teacher on social media in the UK’. In 2015, he was nominated as one of the ‘500 Most Influential People in Britain’ by The Sunday… Read more about @TeacherToolkitDo you have middle-of-the-road days? I know I do …In a recent speech, Education Secretary Nicky Morgan said:Our one nation approach is very much about making sure children are being properly supported to achieve their best in school. But for too long a group of ‘coasting’ schools, many in leafy areas with more advantages than schools in disadvantaged communities, have fallen beneath the radar.Last term, I wrote an article in @SchoolsWeek called “Promises, promises, promises”, in which I discussed the post-election results and how the government now needs to make good on its election promises. I particularity addressed the Workload Challenge Report and the action plan on page 19. On the comment thread, a teacher of 37 years left an interesting comment which has sparked the title of this blogpost;Related

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