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Christmas can be an overwhelming and exciting time for children. As a teacher, it can be difficult throughout December to plan lessons that not only keep students engaged in the run-up to Christmas but also that gives them a break from normal, stereotypical lesson plans. If...

For all teachers, from NQTs to experienced, finding the perfect teaching role in a supportive environment is notoriously difficult. After lengthy application processes and the inevitable stress that comes with finding a teaching position, it can be tempting to accept the first offer you receive, even...

Keeping children engaged throughout your lesson is the key to successful teaching and effective learning. Even on the best of days, we understand that trying to keep 25 children engaged in your lesson can feel like a near impossible task. That’s why we want to share with...

Making a good first impression is vital when applying for a new teaching job, but it can be tricky. A great cover letter could make all the difference to the success of your application so it’s important to get it right. So, where do you start?...

EdTech is, in a nutshell, a piece of technology which supports teaching efforts. This could be anything from laptops and interactive whiteboards, to robotics which support a personalised learning experience for students. Teaching methods have remained similar for hundreds of years, so EdTech really has...

Having a great work-life balance is essential when you have a career in teaching or education. It can become increasingly difficult to switch off from work and enjoy your well-earned downtime, especially when you have so many responsibilities and tight deadlines to meet.   According to...

The road to finding your dream teaching job may seem like a long one, but the most important decision is usually made right at the start. What sort of teacher do you want to be?   In the UK alone there are several different types of schools, each with...