Effective teacher review and appraisal practices

The School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions Document applies to all maintained schools and the majority of academies. In this article Brian Rossiter shares good appraisal practice as part of the Professional Development Review cycle and performance-related pay

Editorial Comment: A Wellbeing Award for Schools

With thousands of children on anti-depressants, Anna Feuchtwang says that one part of the solution could be schools that focus more on wellbeing
Best Practice

Into Film Festival 2017

The annual Into Film Festival takes place in November with 3,000 free screenings and events. It is ...



What is the biggest driver of leadership workload?

VOTE Inspection preparation (50%)

VOTE Parental complaints/engagement (7%)

VOTE Behaviour (15%)

VOTE Staffing issues (9%)

VOTE Government policy/initiatives (7%)

VOTE The curriculum (7%)

VOTE Child protection (0%)

VOTE Finance and management (4%)

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