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What is Dual Coding Theory?

What is Dual Coding Theory?

@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…

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Book Review: Taught Not Caught

Book Review: Taught Not Caught

What will you be reading this year?In our recommended book review read, we took a look at Taught not Caught: Educating For 21st Century Character by Nicky Morgan, Education Secretary from 2014-16.Who can fail to agree that…

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7 Books That Have Influenced My Thinking

7 Books That Have Influenced My Thinking

@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…

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Podcast 35: How Do You Talk About Mental Health?

Podcast 35: How Do You Talk About Mental Health?

Joshua McGovernJoshua McGovern has been working with Teacher Toolkit since March 2018. He is responsible for our Soundcloud and iTunes channels and is the production manager for podcasts. He has a degree in Music Production…

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The Jiyan Foundation For Human Rights

The Jiyan Foundation For Human Rights

Talah KaddourahTalah is a former student of Ross McGill and has been formally working with Teacher Toolkit since January 2018. She is responsible for the marketing aspect of all social media channels. She is currently…

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Don’t Be Afraid Of Live Modelling

Don’t Be Afraid Of Live Modelling

David Lowbridge-EllisDavid Lowbridge-Ellis has 15 years experience in the classroom and has been a senior leader for more than 10 of those. Deputy Head Teacher of Barr Beacon School, he is responsible for CPD, staff…

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Book Review: The Pupil Premium

Book Review: The Pupil Premium

What’s next on your reading list?I have recently read and want to recommend An Updated Practical Guide to the Pupil Premium by Marc Rowland.Whether you are a complete newcomer to the Pupil Premium initiative (e.g. new…

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National School Meals Week

National School Meals Week

Janet O. SmithJanet is an Education PhD student in a northern HE institution. She has strong feelings about the power of education to genuinely transform lives, but fears that our current system does more harm…

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12 Tips To Engage Reluctant Readers

12 Tips To Engage Reluctant Readers

Laura GeorgeLaura teaches Years 4-8 at King’s Rochester Prep. School and is head of RS and PSHEE. She has previously taught in secondary state comprehensive and grammar schools. She loves everything about teaching and often…

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Organise Your Desk

Organise Your Desk

Hanna BeechHanna Beech has been teaching for ten years and has a range of experience across Key Stages 1 and 2 in a large Primary School in Kent. She is a phase leader for Years…

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