Children need to understand how to think effectively to thrive at school and beyond. Critical thinking and clear communication are the cornerstones of capable writers. Language and cognition walk hand in hand.
This program, and the ideas behind it, will move your classrooms in a direction that embrace the very essence of how we think and learn.
How do we even start to address the developmental impact of Covid-19? This new approach to learning is rooted in cognitive science and might provide your school with some sensible direction. As you begin to unpick your immediate learning challenges, I encourage you to think about how the concepts on this site could support the priority groups in your school. Adopting the framework and brick building toolkits could prove a step in the right direction.
Yes, learning is learnable! The ideas and tools on this site will help your school system develop effective, lifelong learners. Our core solutions will help develop some of the crucial attributes associated with healthy, productive thinkers.
Get your learners asking more questions and taking on new perspectives.
Develop confident, creative writers who can convey meaning and understand writing conventions.
Show your pupils how to organise information for better understanding and retrieval.
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Design inclusive learning activities that really stretch your pupils. The Universal Thinking Framework provides a language for learning helping pupils to become fluent with curriculum content.
This pedagogy enhances the cognition and communication needed to become a confident writer. The popular brick-building methodology has been shown to improve literacy outcomes in pupils of all ages.
The Anglian Gateway TSA is a network of cross-phase schools providing outstanding CPD.
Bygrove Primary School provides outstanding teacher training in Tower Hamlets.
St Mary's is a high performing independent school in the city of Cambridge.
"Engagement levels and marks in the longer written responses have both improved."
"‘An amazingly effective and flexible process being grasped by schools for its genius and simplicity’."
"Results clearly show a higher percentage of childrens progress being recorded as 'Better Than Expected'."
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In an online workshop, we dig deep into the learning needs of your classrooms. We creatively develop an implementation plan.
Your staff are given on-going opportunities to develop their professional practice and collaborate in teams.
Teachers are supported to measure the impact the various strategies are having on learning outcomes.