Bloom's Taxonomy: A teacher's alternative? Everything you need to know about the hierarchy.
Complex Sentences: A teacher's guide to introducing sentence comprehension tasks in the classroom.
What are Twinkl teaching resources and why are they so popular in school classrooms? A teacher's guide to all things Twinkl.
What is Jean Piaget's theory of Cognitive Development and what are the implications for creating active classrooms?
What is Numicon and how does it help children to understand mathematical concepts?
What is the extended mind and why is it important?
Introducing metacognitive strategies in your classroom: A teacher's guide.
What exactly is the SOLO Taxonomy and how is it different to the Universal Thinking Framework?
Why do we need to rethink teaching and learning INSET days and how do we promote teacher professional development?
How do we promote higher-level thinking and reasoning in the classroom? Teachers guide to critical thinking.
Piaget believed that children actively construct knowledge through their interaction with the environment. So it's very important for the child to be interacting with the environment in order to construct knowledge about the world.
Institutional approaches to encouraging student well-being should be implemented in international schools, but they can often be limited by unfamiliar cultural norms.
Metacognition is an essential element of reasoning and problem-solving. It is what allows people to reason deeply and effectively in a wide range of situations, from problem-solving in math class, to problem-solving in a meeting.
What is Ofsted? This blog post explores some of the key facts about Ofsted and provides some insights into the recent changes of the 2019 inspection framework.
A teacher's guide to the Curriculum for Wales.
Using Writer's block for developing understanding.
Scaffolding essay writing using writer's block.
Building better sentences with Writers Block.
Paul set up Structural Learning to help students process information more effectively. Prior to setting the organisation up Paul worked with NFER (Futurelab), Teachinghow2s and Open Futures. Cognition is a fascinating but complicated area that inspires Paul to understand more about how our minds work.