When Edyta teaches her Job Centre Plus students on their Employability course, she knows there should be no formality that might remind them of their school days. So, how could she get them to develop their CVs? And do it collaboratively?
With a first-class degree in graphic design, primary teacher Laura Johns was putting her creative mind to work. What was the best way to teach her pupils letter writing, she pondered. How could she make it engaging and with a fair degree of collaborative learning too?
As he looked over his class, Matt Smith, an NQT at Nine Mile Ride primary school in Berkshire, noticed there were too many pupils just coasting during his plenary. This had become a bit of a pattern recently. So he decided to do something about it before his next observation.