Headteacher Update Summer Edition (May 2022)

Written by: Pete Henshaw | Published:

The Summer 2022 edition of Headteacher Update offers 48 pages of in-depth, research-based and expert best practice, advice and guidance relevant to primary schools. We also publish our latest eight-page Best Practice Focus pull-out, which sets out 10 safeguarding priorities for the coming months

This edition offers best practice articles covering topical issues including attendance, harmful sexual behaviours, welcoming refugees to your school, curriculum design, testing and assessment, wrap-around provision and much more.

The edition also includes case studies, news and research summaries, comment & opinion, and the latest resources.

It features our latest eight-page Best Practice Focus special report (pages 21-28), which sets out 10 safeguarding priorities for the coming months to help your school plan your safeguarding work from September onwards and ensure a culture of safeguarding.

Our resident safeguarding expert Elizabeth Rose describes each of her 10 priorities in detail – ranging from the curriculum and governors to attendance and radicalisation – and offers a checklist of things to consider for each point.

CLICK HERE: HTU Digital Edition Summer 2022

Other article highlights include:

  • Ofsted's Deep Dives: A case study
  • The power of words: Teaching vocabulary
  • Welcoming refugees seeking sanctuary from war
  • Improving attendance for Pupil Premium students
  • TAs: Supporting behaviour and learning
  • Responding to harmful sexual behaviours among pupils
  • Why teacher collaboration is crucial to effective curriculum
  • Managing testing and assessment in your classroom
  • How your school library can support your school, staff and pupils
  • Obesity: What can primary schools do?
  • Wrap-around provision as part of your Covid recovery plan
  • Therapeutic classrooms: 10 low-cost, quick win ideas
  • Phonics: The debate continues
  • Building healthy working relationships

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