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Improving teaching and learning: Are we asking the wrong question? By Deborah McVey

16th June 2017

How do we improve teaching and learning? It’s a big question isn’t it? Some times though, it’s a question that perhaps we shouldn’t ask. This might sound a little odd. Of course we all want improved learning experiences for our learners, but sometimes, it’s the way we tackle it and the questions that we ask…

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Observation key messages: Guidance for Observers By Deborah McVey

6th June 2017

This article is intended as a guide for lesson observers to follow when they are writing their judgements / feedback / key messages. On its own, it does not explore the many potential pitfalls of observation, the different ways to observe or how to have post observation conversation with teachers. It is purely for the…

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