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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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Fantastic Gifts and Where to Find Them

Fantastic Gifts and Where to Find Them

We have just surpassed 250,000 records, which is good timing as we have a huge number of parents now logging into Earwig and loving the window it gives them into.

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Earwig launches anti-bullying campaign #Iwasbullied

Earwig launches anti-bullying campaign #Iwasbullied

It’s national anti-bullying month. And the Earwig team feel as strongly about bullying as you do. Often the self-esteem of bullied children has been so eroded by the bullying that.

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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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New Term Icebreakers

New Term Icebreakers

After what has hopefully been a relaxing Summer break from school, you’re ready to get started with the term ahead. As you know, it’s crucial to get expectations in place.

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Mumsnet decodes your school report

Mumsnet decodes your school report

It’s that time of year again – the school reports are out. Cue much Facebook boasting, including verbatim accounts of the teachers’ comments. Mumsnet has posted the Mumsnet Report Codebreaker, as.

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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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Earwig partner with Think-IT

Earwig partner with Think-IT

Earwig Academic has joined Think-IT‘s growing group of partners and will join them on stand D100 at BETT 2016. Think-IT E2BN framework is all about making IT easy and effective.

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