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Twitter Web App : And of course, a little blog-self-promotion. The standard of oracy and the quality of the teacher-student relationships were my two main take homes from my visit. Katharine Birbalsingh has built a remarkable school. achemicalorthodoxy.wordpress.com/2018/06/11/a-p… twitter.com/adamboxer1/sta…
Twitter Web App : Ben Rooney You really should go. It's remarkable. I don't think it is uncopyable in an absolute sense, but the drive, clarity of vision, competence and ideological consistency aren't things that are easy to transplant.
Twitter Web App : When I visited Michaela I was blown away. Honestly, I don't think it could be replicated everywhere. But I think a lot of schools could learn a lot from simply having higher standards on behaviour and academic rigour.
Twitter Web App : Neil Williams At KS3 we left it open ended, so we had a plan for the material to cover, but if we didn't get to the end that was ok. More important to cover in depth than to just cover for the sake of it imo