Curriculum & Assessment

How to support struggling readers in secondary schools

In this blog, we explore how to support struggling readers and improve reading comprehe...
Curriculum & Assessment

Ofsted Five-year Strategy: What Schools Need to Know

Ofsted recently published its latest five-year plan detailing its strategy and approach...
Curriculum & Assessment

How to prepare for end of key stage primary assessments

This blog explores some of the gaps that may impact assessment outcomes and examines pr...
Curriculum & Assessment

Reflecting on the Reading Framework: Teaching the Foundations of Literacy

The Reading Framework is an extremely useful but dense document for educators. Here is ...
Curriculum & Assessment

The Importance of Oracy in our Schools

This blog considers the importance of oracy within the education system. Drawing on the...
Curriculum & Assessment

Ofsted Annual Report – Implications for Schools

This article explores what The Annual Report of Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector of Educat...
Curriculum & Assessment

The Phonics Screening Check Autumn 2020

Pupils in Year 2 will shortly be taking the Phonics Screening Check. This blog reminds ...
Curriculum & Assessment

Creating a Dyslexia Friendly Classroom

This blog outlines what all teachers can do to ensure their classroom and their teachin...
Curriculum & Assessment

Developing an Outstanding Curriculum

In light of the new Ofsted inspection framework many schools are reviewing their curric...