Running and learning #4: Progress is Tough

*Note: Mental Health Awareness day was on Wednesday 10 October.  Progress is hard. I came last in the bleep test and I didn’t improve my 5km...

Running and Learning #3: Cover Lesson

I was absolutely delighted. Cover lesson! Trainer Neil was unable to lead our Tuesday session. He was aware of a conflicting commitment so spoke...

Running and Learning #2: Extra Tuition

I’ve got an extra trainer. Mum was so devastated when I missed my MEG by 10 minutes that she is willing to pay the...

Running and Learning #1: I have a MEG

I have a goal. I don’t call it a MEG but that is essentially what it is. I have a MEG of completing a...

Boys’ underachievement: Closing the gap at Haydon

When I started researching the gap between boys’ and girls’ achievement at Haydon, and by talking to colleagues, it became apparent that this is...

React / Growth Mindset Posters

The links below allow you to download a copy of the React / Growth Mindset posters for display in your room, departments or faculty...

Teaching and Learning Fayre: Jan 2018

On Tuesday 23rd January, Haydon held its inaugural Teachmeet event, branded as the ‘Teaching and Learning Fayre’. The event was an opportunity to hear about...

Revision Techniques

Many thanks to Becky for this week's ideas regarding revision. To download a copy of her (wonderfully pink) presentation see below. Revision Techniques Alternately what follows is summary...

Diagnostics, Therapy, Test.

Many thanks to Caroline and Nathan who in last week’s briefing delivered an excellent explanation regarding the use of diagnostic and pre-testing exercises in...

Key Knowledge Placemats

Most, if not all of us have been affected by quite significant changes to our subjects’ content as a result of the recent introduction...

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