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  • 10 tips for getting the most out of parents' evening

    Getting the most out of parents' evening

    With the school year well under it will soon be time for parents’ evening. This may be your first one so you may be wondering what to expect and what to ask or you may already have a few under your belt. So how can you make the most of the limited time you have? We have compiled a handy guide for getting the most out of parents’ evening.

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  • Plan to give your children a jump start in reading

    Bug Club

    You’ve spent days of your summer break preparing for the next year of teaching. You have a good idea of what the children in your class will be capable of, you might know their strengths and weaknesses, and you’re plotting the best way of teaching your children how to read confidently, competently, and for enjoyment.

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  • Science - why it's important and how to teach it

    Science Bug: confident teaching based on best practice

    We all know science is a compulsory subject in English primary schools, but many teachers report a worrying trend that this important subject is being squeezed out of the curriculum. With science being less of a priority in recent years, too many schools are struggling to teach the recommended two hours every week.

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