Literacy in Lockdown: Supporting Students Remotely

There are many challenges to remote learning, and despite the fact that we are in our third National Lockdown in the UK, and that teachers, students and parents are far more au fait with the process now, families and educators are still keen to know what resources and websites are most helpful to support their … Continue reading Literacy in Lockdown: Supporting Students Remotely

Teaching Transactional Writing Using the Syrian Refugee Crisis

When the new 9-1 GCSEs arrived, teachers of English all over the country were outraged for a number a reasons. There was the fact that now long standing book stocks needed to be replaced during major funding cuts to schools, but a much bigger issue was the removal of texts from anywhere other than this … Continue reading Teaching Transactional Writing Using the Syrian Refugee Crisis