Category Archives for : Ed Chat

One million images, thousands of teachers, hundreds of schools

One million images, thousands of teachers, hundreds of schools

Is Earwig becoming the nation’s favourite? One of our many dedicated teachers has saved the one millionth image to the Earwig system. Since Earwig was launched in 2014 images are uploaded.

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Stress management tips for teachers

Stress management tips for teachers

How do you manage your work-related stress?   Guest blogger Erika Murray gives Earwig her tips to stay sane … Teachers are often rated amongst the top 5 most stressful.

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CHANGES TO THE EYFS RULES FOR 2017

CHANGES TO THE EYFS RULES FOR 2017

On 3 March 2017, Caroline Dinenage, MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Women, Equalities and Early Years, announced that a revised EYFS would be published later that day and.

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Rochford review assessment framework revealed

Rochford review assessment framework revealed

The Rochford Review, commissioned by the DfE to advise of the future direction of SEN assessment was published late last year.   Its recommendations include scrapping P-Scales and associated assessment.

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Bullying and how to deal with it

Bullying and how to deal with it

Following our anti-bullying campaign in November we are pleased to have a guest blog from health writer Jenny Holt about her take on bullying and how to tackle it ….

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Earwig hacks to save time in 2017

Earwig hacks to save time in 2017

We love hearing from our staff and one topic which is always fascinating to us is all the alternative ways in which everyone is using Earwig.   As if recording,.

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How to motivate: the carrot or the stick?

How to motivate: the carrot or the stick?

Not so long ago it was the stick that was out of favour … now it’s the carrot. Or at least, too many carrots. Recent studies have shown that our rebound from.

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Assessment for Learning: is it working in your classroom?

Assessment for Learning: is it working in your classroom?

A good assessment system really impresses the power ladder above you, from the head of department all the way up to the Ofsted inspector, as they can clearly see the.

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School for Governors

School for Governors

Earwig is delighted to have the eminent Dr Matthew Pearson as our latest guest blogger, writing about life as a school governor and the responsibilities that come with the position … “The governing.

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Reducing paperwork could save our teachers

Reducing paperwork could save our teachers

In March The Guardian published new statistics about the working lives of our teachers. Notably; 2 in 5 teachers are considering leaving the profession within five years Over 80% of schools have.

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