Monthly Archives: September 2014

Academic writing – how to write like an historian

One of our challenges this year in our faculty is to enable our students, particularly Sixth Form students, to be able to write more analytically and crucially more academically. Therefore, we’ve come up with a three-pronged strategy to support this. … Continue reading

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#nortonopenclassrooms – Sept 2014

This week we have been enjoying, as a school, #nortonopenclassrooms week organised by @kerrypulleyn. It’s always a week I look forward to because it is a pleasure and a privilege to go into somebody’s else’s classroom and to see students … Continue reading

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Reflections on the #nortonteachmeet

The first week in September and back to work with a vengeance. We’ve just enjoyed our first training day back and we used a Teach Meet style format to kick start teaching and learning this year. It was a thoroughly … Continue reading

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