Teaching

Moving Forward

I attended the inaugural Primary Teachers Network (PTN)  professional learning event, “M.E.S.H. Mapping:  Your GPS to the new curriculum” which focussed on an integrated approach to teaching and learning Maths, English, Science and History in the primary classroom. The opening speeches by Christine Taylor, Consul General of India Sydney, Amit Dasgupta and Jane Caro were… Continue reading Moving Forward

Student Learning · Teaching Strategies

Student Learning & Achievement

Research has identified six factors which impact on student learning (not in order): Principals Students Peers Home Teachers Schools Consider for a moment which you believe has the most influence on student learning. Research has found that teachers have a significant influence on student learning, as can be seen in the pie chart below. This… Continue reading Student Learning & Achievement