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A ban on smartphones in schools? En Marche!

Alex Wynter, a parent and supporter of PTE, has written this blog for us: Earlier this month…
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Trip Report: The St Ninian Catholic Federation, Carlisle

At PTE we like to visit schools up and down the country. We feel it’s important to get a feel…
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PTE's 2018 Workplan

Last year saw an awful lot of changes in the education world – both on the front-line and at…
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Reflections Of An Ex-Principal

Four-and-a-half months ago I left the Principal’s office at Bedford Free School for the last…
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In Defence of Textbooks

Alex Wynter, a parent and supporter of PTE, has written this blog in response to an op-ed in…
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National Poetry Day 2017

Today is National Poetry Day, with the theme being 'freedom' - to celebrate, we asked a few…
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We need a rethink on disadvantaged students

Claire Heald, Executive Principal at Jane Austen College, has written this blog for us...In…
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Forming the Curriculum

This blog, written by Michael Merrick, originally appeared (along with many other wonderful…
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How can we ensure Key Stage 3 is academically challenging?

Toby French, a history teacher at Torquay Academy, has written this wonderful blog for…
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Contesting the Canon

Michael Merrick has written a brilliant blog for his website titled 'Contesting the Canon'. If…
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How two changes to exams took the joy, and the learning, out of our classrooms

Former Maths teacher David Thomas has written this wonderful blog for us:Two trends have…
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Professionalising teaching through knowledge-based pedagogy

Ian Bauckham from Bennett Memorial School in Tunbridge Wells has written this blog on…
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