T&L Staff Bulletin 2018/19

Teaching and Learning is at the heart of our work in Gateacre School and is central to our ever developing school culture.  Each week a short teaching and learning bulletin is produced to share ideas and prompt discussion as we continue to grow as a whole school. 

The teaching and learning bulletin, or T&L in 5 as we have dubbed it, is at times light hearted, at others serious, with some contents proving contentious and others simply current teaching and learning fact, backed by academic research.  Below is an index which focusses on research based topics that allows the reader to delve into past issues in pursuit of specific areas. Enjoy!

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TOPIC ISSUE
Behaviour Management 11, 12, 29, 32, 34, 49, 50, 64, 74, 75, 78, 79, 84
Desirable Difficulties 19, 60, 61, 62, 63,
Dialogic Teaching/Discussions 12, 26, 36, 7987
Dual Coding 30, 31, 68, 70, 81
Feedback 1, 7, 8, 40, 43, 75
Growth mindset Theory 7, 11, 24, 25, 26, 33, 45, 58, 84,
Home Communications 36
Homework 6, 52, 53 
Instruction 13, 59, 67, 77 
Interleaving 61, 71, 72, 73
Knowledge Organisers / Mind Mapping 66, 78
Learning Environment / Classroom Climate 17, 29, 34, 35, 63 
Learning Outcomes 37, 38, 39 
Learning Styles 20, 57, 82
Maths 67 
Memory – the nature of and learning 47, 64, 76, 80, 81, 84 87
Metacognition/Autonomy 3, 18, 32, 46, 47, 48, 77
Motivation & Engagement 13, 14, 15, 31, 33, 43, 47, 48, 58, 60, 74, 75, 76, 77, 79, 80
Music 17
Myths of Education 20, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62,
68, 82,
Open Door Classrooms 9, 10 
Peer Tuition 8 
Practice 21, 22, 36, 37, 39 
Questioning 2, 4, 6, 12, 18, 28, 32, 35, 38, 41, 42, 56 
Reading 41, 69, 72 86
Retrieval Practice 16, 19, 31, 48, 55, 56, 57, 60, 61, 73, 84 86
Rigour 23, 24 
Subject Knowledge 61 
Seating Plans 15 
Stretch & Challenge 41, 45 
Spaced Learning 83
Teaching Assistants 70, 71 
Task Setting (Brighten Lines) & Teacher Talk 54, 59, 72
Teacher  Body Language/Positioning 30, 35 
Teacher Beliefs & Professional Behaviours 65, 66, 74 
Thinking Skills - Taxonomy 26, 27, 42, 55 
Writing  40 
   

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