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Free Update: Sir Martyn Oliver begins term at O...

Press release: The new His Majesty’s Chief Inspector begins with an immediate package of training for inspectors, a response to the Ruth Perry inquest and a Big Listen.   Key...

Free Update: Sir Martyn Oliver begins term at O...

Press release: The new His Majesty’s Chief Inspector begins with an immediate package of training for inspectors, a response to the Ruth Perry inquest and a Big Listen.   Key...

Online Safety: Do we understand how disinhibited we have become online?

Online Safety: Do we understand how disinhibite...

Most of us have an online presence these days, whether it’s to share our life celebrations, just surf the web for ideas, or follow what our favourite celebrities are up...

Online Safety: Do we understand how disinhibite...

Most of us have an online presence these days, whether it’s to share our life celebrations, just surf the web for ideas, or follow what our favourite celebrities are up...

Geography 'In the Field'

Geography 'In the Field'

In most of the training courses, geography or otherwise, I deliver on specific aspects of subjects, I make a point of referring to how children learn. Metacognition, by definition, is...

Geography 'In the Field'

In most of the training courses, geography or otherwise, I deliver on specific aspects of subjects, I make a point of referring to how children learn. Metacognition, by definition, is...

Newsletter | Autumn Term 2023

Newsletter | Autumn Term 2023

Hello and welcome to our Autumn Term Newsletter. The purpose of these new e-newsletters is to inform you about the latest things happening at Focus and also point you in...

Newsletter | Autumn Term 2023

Hello and welcome to our Autumn Term Newsletter. The purpose of these new e-newsletters is to inform you about the latest things happening at Focus and also point you in...

Teaching Art in the Curriculum

Teaching Art in the Curriculum

When I first entered the profession more than half a century ago, art was a focal part of the primary curriculum. It is not surprising, with a substantial proportion of the curriculum...

Teaching Art in the Curriculum

When I first entered the profession more than half a century ago, art was a focal part of the primary curriculum. It is not surprising, with a substantial proportion of the curriculum...

Why has book scrutiny become an integral part of monitoring standards in school?

Why has book scrutiny become an integral part o...

Over the past three or four years, many headteachers have used book scrutiny as a central feature of evaluating the quality of education in their schools. Book scrutiny was clearly...

Why has book scrutiny become an integral part o...

Over the past three or four years, many headteachers have used book scrutiny as a central feature of evaluating the quality of education in their schools. Book scrutiny was clearly...