A curriculum for the curriculum: laying the foundations for an effective and continuous subject led curriculum development model

We all know how important a quality curriculum is. Ashbee describes it as “the core business of schools”. If you visited my school, you would see Kofi Annan’s “Knowledge is power. Information is liberating” proudly displayed on many walls and windows. As I said, we all know how important a quality curriculum is. We also […]


A Whole School Approach To Embedding Instructional Coaching, Deliberate Practice & Effective Habit Formation: The Journey So Far

The conversations about professional development and effective CPD seem to have exploded recently. This has been especially true on twitter, with blogs discussing a variety of approaches to staff development within schools. Perhaps the most common discussion, certainly on my timeline anyway, has been that of the merits of instructional coaching and effective habit formation […]