–Wednesday 21st August 2013 – What can all teachers do to improve the take up of languages? https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/aug/18/britain-nation-solitary-monoglots-languages How can you bring the world into your classroom? What are the benefits of learning other languages?
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#UKedchat KS3 target language research. Topics of interest like history of Berlin instead of describing bedrooms.
— MsHMFL (@MsHMFL) August 21, 2013
#ukedchat One way is to change the culture of our society and start early – but also partner MFL with literacy/English teaching
— Eric Wareham (@developingTandL) August 21, 2013
— lwelsh (@lwelsh) August 21, 2013
Tuesday 20th August 2013 – How can we increase the numbers of female coders & tech-tinkerers in schools? https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2013/aug/18/wasted-talent-female-tech-women
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— Richard Thompson (@ThompRichard) August 20, 2013
— Andy Knill (@aknill) August 20, 2013
— Kathryn Harkup (@RotwangsRobot) August 20, 2013
Monday 19th August 2013 – How is citizenship taught at your school? What are the benefits of a strong citizenship curriculum? Is citizenship valued by teachers and pupils? https://www.theguardian.com/teacher-network/teacher-blog/2013/aug/19/teaching-citizenship-primary-school-how-to-guide
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Saturday 17th August 2013 – Meeting Marvels – Share your stories of staff meetings that have boggled the mind. Have you spend centuries discussing something which should have taken 30 seconds (if that!) What outlandish ideas have been hatched or eye-rollingly ridiculous plans purposed?
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Friday 16th August 2013 – How can blogging be used to aid learning? Do you have a class blog How is it used? Do you use it to collaborate with others? Does is help bridge the gap between home and school?
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