-Wednesday 28th August 2013 – How is your classroom arranged & decorated? How does this affect your teaching? Share photos of your classroom.
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Tuesday 27th August 2013 – Is it a school’s responsibility to ensure pupils get enough exercise? https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23778945 How could we do things differently to help encourage physical activity? Is a sedentary a nature part of 21st century life?
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@ukedchat Inspectors would credit weight loss. Therefore success would be measured by ‘value subtracted’
— Shoaib Ali Raza ? (@ShoaibLondon) August 27, 2013
#ukedchat responsibility of parents and schools. My school does lots but it’s curriculum time that restricts us doing more.
— Carole Munday (@caroleaf123) August 27, 2013
Monday 26th August 2013 – Teaching to the test – Is it inevitable that schools become ‘exam factories’? https://www.theguardian.com/education/2013/aug/22/gcse-pupils-damaging-exam-targets
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#ukedchat The pressure on students and teachers is more immense than ever. Higher grade boundaries=ever moving goal posts=exam factories!
— Ms English (@MsEnglish1515) August 26, 2013
Is the drive for grades similar to companies who forget their identity in their drive for profit? #UKedchat
— Chris Labrey (@ChrisLabrey) August 26, 2013
— Siân Mulvihill (@sianmulvihill) August 26, 2013
Saturday 24th August 2013 – Where do you draw your teaching inspiration? Who are your educational heroes? Did a teacher inspire you at school? https://www.youtube.com/embed/36QWcC0Y5rE
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Friday 23th August 2013 – How to set up and use a Facebook page for school. Topic suggested by @tj007
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