Teachers needn’t be rooted to the classroom. Branching out into the open will see health, wellbeing and learning bloom, finds Lloyd Burgess...
Samsung's Digital Classroom provided schools with a whole classroom suite of gadgets to see if switched-on devices meant switched-on students
With maths mastery flying up the government's agenda here are some of the best free resources available
As a Caribbean child coming to England, Baroness Floella Benjamin experienced hostility and rejection, but today she helps young people embrace the rich cultural tapestry of British life
Us Brits are used to sitting politely and listening to speakers, so what happens when eight of our educators are thrown headfirst into the extravagant spectacle of CPD in the States?
Get with the times (tables) and check out some of these ideas and activities for teaching multiplication in Key Stage 1&2
BAFTA-winning site TrueTube releases short drama for schools and families about the pressures of social media
The Wasps captain and England flanker recalls his school days – and makes the case for why effective coaching is the best way of preventing injuries on the playing field...
It's cheap, versatile and easy to use – is the Raspberry Pi something that all teachers can and should be using in the classroom? Lloyd Burgess takes a closer look...
Do you or your students need inspiration for your character getup this year? Get reading this list of famous literary characters and pick your fave
'The characters' names were too plain', 'my ebook never came in the post' and other bizarre online criticism of children's literature
Does the race to address childhood heath and fitness have a finish line in sight, asks Lloyd Burgess, or are we just running round in circles?...
Music therapy is much more than a band aid. It’s a creative outlet, a means of expression and way for children to find their voice, says Lloyd Burgess...
Feel like the weekend and passed you by and you’ve barely had a chance to relax? Here’s how to fight feelings of anxiety this Sunday
Just be glad you're not marking these
End the summer term by going for gold with these Olympic-themed activities for classroom and playground
Imagine your class returning from lunch attentive, engaged and ready to learn. Could structured breaktimes the answer, or do children need time out to roam free? Lloyd Burgess investigates...
Tackle some serious issues and open a dialogue about mental health in your classroom with these great movies
The latest craze in viral videos on YouTube provides a lot a laughs, as well as an opportunity for learning
Despite external obstacles, the progress made at Aspire Academy in its first year should inspire PRUs across the country, finds Lloyd Burgess...
Let your phase leaders take centre stage, with these lessons from teaching schools that are making the most of theirs, says Lloyd Burgess...
Growing up in a racing yard before heading to boarding school isn’t your typical childhood tale – and it was a big change for Clare Balding...
From Monday 19 to Sunday 25 June it's time to celebrate and educate for this year's Refugee Week
With the rapid rise in gender dysphoria referrals to the NHS among young people, it's time schools become more aware about the issues involved. Let's make a change.
Round off the summer term and give your class a fond farewell with these free ideas and activities for KS1 & 2
Amidst the doom and gloom of grammar schools, workload, the recruitment crisis and whatever else the world of education has planned, let's take a minute to celebrate the good and great of teaching
Our roundup of some of the funniest short clips that capture some universal teaching truths
Get ready to make a racket about serves, volleys, backhands and forehands this 3-16 July when grown-up ping pong comes back to London's SW
Shed students' shyness, and your own, about discussing sex and relationships, with these great videos, lesson plans and websites
Get your class or whole school speaking Spanish, French and even Welsh on Tuesday 26 September
When it comes to supporting the diversity of Special Educational Needs, is educational technology up to the challenge?
To be fair, feedback would be quicker if you could just fling up a paddle board with a number out of 10 on
Stop! Punctuation time. Give these online games a go and sharpen up students' skills with that pesky punctuation placement
From There's a Bear in My Chair to Grrrrr! and Hands off my Honey! here are some of our favourite recent tales of grizzlies, polars and even cuddly teddies.
Whether it's short stories, comic strips or filmmaking, every tale needs the right structure to be told well
If you ever needed a reason to open up a book in your classroom, here are a handful to use as the perfect excuse this week
Monday 26 June marks two decades since The Philosopher's Stone first hit bookstores so get ready to celebrate #HarryPotter20 with your class with these top teaching ideas
Give these free-to-play games a go to consolidate spelling skills and eradicate common mistakes
If your children have, had or have had difficulty with irregular, here are some fun resources to try to make those pesky non-conformist words stick
Get your Year 7s excited about approaching poetry with this collection of fantastic resources
Studying Shakespeare's star-cross'd lovers? Well there's no need for your lessons to have a tragic ending with these great resources, ideas and activities
Get your little ones to craft something cool, creative and personal for Father's Day
Make a splash with your children with wet and wonderful ideas for indoors and out
Get secondary students reading and writing verse this 28 September for National Poetry Day with these lesson plans, resources and activities
I'll be there for you, 'cause you're there for me toooooooooooooooooooooo...with GIFs
Whether you're looking at persuasive writing, reporting or formal letters, these resources have you covered
Starting your career in teaching this September? Here’s some help on what to do (and what not to do) from people who have been there and came out the other side.
In the words of Olivia Newton-John, let's get physical
What are the chances you get every student in your class to master probability? Well, these resources will certainly improve those odds
Preparing for your end-of-term show? Party planning for Christmas? Don't worry, we've got all your dos and don'ts GIF-wrapped for you
Give students a break from the books and let them loose online with these interactive puzzlers
School's out, almost, so make sure you finish the year on a bang, not a whimper, with these ideas
Trick or treat! Give your little terrors a feast of fun this 31 October with some great classroom ideas
Explore identity and what it means to be human in this award-winning dystopian tale
Send your Year 6s off in style this summer
Sign the year off in style using these hilarious school celebration videos as inspiration
Delight in this festive feast of English activities in the run-up to the holiday season
Compare soliloquies, print out quote posters, debate the role of fate and more with this teacher toolkit for The Scottish Play
Get ready to celebrate this incredible global event in your school come Friday 8 September 2017
A collection of videos, pics and other resources to help spark a revolution of learning in your book topic
Add some interactive fun to your Key Stage 1 maths teaching with these free activities
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