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Latest EEF Guidance Report: ‘Improving Behaviour’ from Louise Astbury

The latest Education Endowment Foundation report on Improving Behaviour is available to download here https://educationendowmentfoundation.org.uk/tools/guidance-reports/improving-behaviour-in-schools The key recommendations align with our Pivotal strategies and our 3 Rs: Respectful, Responsible and Ready to Learn: Know and understand your pupils and their influences … Continue reading

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Staff Wellbeing Day Feedback from Sallie Scott

We hope everyone had a fantastic day on Wednesday! To help with planning for next year, if you have any feedback about the day or any ideas for activities/sessions that you would like to be included in the future, please … Continue reading

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Short Briefing notes from Monday from Dee Campbell

Welcome to Terry Kudrath-Charnal, joining The Know team, formerly from Hathershaw. Congratulations to Gemma Curto Alonso who received a certificate for No.1 best value added in the country!  Well done Gemma J Louise thanked Adam for all his work on … Continue reading

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Briefing notes 22-5-2019 from Jan Jones

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Primary Science Teaching Opportunity Year 12 (Between 11/06/19 and 01/07/19) from Kathryn Parkinson

Would you like to run fun science experiments with primary school children in local schools (Hey with Zion, Coppice and Roundthorn)? It will be a great experience and will look fabulous on your personal statement /whatever you are applying for. … Continue reading

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Staff Book Club from Jennifer Benzer

Fancy a good read of May half term? I can highly recommend ‘Educated’ by Tara Westover. It’s our book club choice and we’ll be discussing it over lunch during inset week on Tuesday 4th June. Let’s meet at 12.30 in … Continue reading

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Reminder: Brisk walking group every Tuesday and Thursday!

It’s a great way to look after your own wellbeing at work by taking half an hour out to connect with colleagues and build on social relationships whilst taking part in physical activity. Time: 1.05 – 1.35pm Meet: Main car … Continue reading

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Staff Development Reviews from Pam McIlroy

Staff Reviews will take place during the next half term.  The paperwork will be issued after on Monday 3 June 2019.  In order to prepare for your review please make sure that you have added and updated your objectives from … Continue reading

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Staff Book Group from Jennifer Benzer

We’re reading ‘Educated’ by Tara Westover at the moment. We’ll discuss it after May half-term so there’s still time time to join in if you haven’t started it yet. Everyone seems pretty gripped by this shocking yet inspiring book so … Continue reading

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Staff Wellbeing Day – Wednesday 5 June from Staff Engagement Group

You can now use this link to book your morning and afternoon (or full day) activities: https://forms.gle/d8jCZAXeE1vhzazN6 As mentioned in briefing, please also choose which site you would like to have your lunch at. There has been a staff wellbeing … Continue reading

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