Teaching

Friday, May 4, 2018

Friday, May 4, 2018

All teachers should be entitled to sabbaticals, school leaders say

All teachers should be entitled to sabbaticals, school leaders say

The National Association of Head Teachers has suggested teachers to take sabbaticals to stop burnout.

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Thursday, March 1, 2018

'Students achieve more by receiving comments rather than grades', says headteacher

'Students achieve more by receiving comments rather than grades', says headteacher

'Students achieve more by receiving comments rather than grades'

Putney High School is giving comments rather than grades to years seven, eight and nine

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Budget 2017: Philip Hammond funds maths teaching, but is the UK really the worst in the world at numbers?

Budget 2017: The education crisis which has forced Philip Hammond to channel billions into Maths teaching

The education crisis which has forced Hammond to channel billions into Maths

Philip Hammond has announced a £180 million investment in maths teaching and more funding for A-Level students

Monday, November 6, 2017

Monday, November 6, 2017

Teacher suspended after teaching children about LGBT issues

Teacher suspended after teaching children about LGBT issues

Teacher suspended after teaching children about LGBT issues

The teacher had asked a guest speaker to come into the school and had given out information on sexual orientation and gender identity

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

'Theresa May is likely to lift the public sector pay cap, but not as a result of Nicola Sturgeon'

'Theresa May is likely to lift the public sector pay cap, but not as a result of Nicola Sturgeon'

'Theresa May is likely to lift the pay cap, but because of Nicola Sturgeon'

News editor of Politics Home John Ashmore says Nicola Sturgeon's programme announcement was the right thing for her to do

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Thursday, June 8, 2017

'Schools need to keep communities thinking sensibly about terror and shouldn't add to scaremongering', says former head teacher

'Schools need to keep communities thinking sensibly about terror', says former head teacher

'Schools shouldn't add to scaremongering about terrorism and should be sensible'

Reports claim some schools are cancelling trips due to terrorism fears

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Teacher who ran secret Islamic wrestling lessons for boys thrown out of profession

Teacher who ran secret wrestling classes for Muslim boys thrown out of profession

Maths teacher ran secret wrestling classes for Muslim boys

Azam Zia held classes on weekends for Muslim boys to learn how to fight, but parents thought children were getting extra maths tuition

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Full interview: Julia Hartley-Brewer speaks to Kato Harris, the teacher falsely accused of rape

Kato Harris, the full interview: Teacher falsely accused of rape reveals his hell

Teacher falsely accused of rape reveals his hell

Kato Harris told Julia Hartley-Brewer that the hell he was living in has now passed, but he still has terrifying flashbacks about being accused of rape

Kato Harris: 'If you become a male teacher you're buying a lottery ticket for false allegations'

Kato Harris: 'If you become a male teacher you're buying a lottery ticket for false allegations'

Kato Harris: 'All male teachers have a lottery ticket for false allegations'

Former teacher Kato Harris was falsely accused of rape in 2013, he now claims that all male teachers are at risk of being accused of acts they didn't commit

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Comedian Geoff Norcott on teaching, politics and Brexit

Comedian Geoff Norcott on teaching, politics and Brexit

Comedian Geoff Norcott on teaching, politics and Brexit

The Conservative-voting comedian is touring with his show Conswervative until June

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

'Teaching with body cameras will ruin the relationship between teachers and pupils', says head teacher

Teaching with body cameras will ruin the relationship with pupils, says head teacher

Teaching with body cameras will ruin relationship with pupils, says headmaster

Body cameras are to be worn by teachers in an attempt to stop pupils disrupting classes, two secondary schools are taking part in the pilot scheme for three months.