Packing up classroom at the end of the year

End of Year: Clear Your Classroom to Clear Your Mind

With just a couple weeks left, summer is well and truly around the corner and we are all exhausted, drained and hobbling to the finish line…and that’s before we’ve considered packing up our classroom at the end of the year! We’ve come up with some simple, easy ways you can start decluttering your classroom starting today! Continue reading End of Year: Clear Your Classroom to Clear Your Mind

Code Switching: What Teachers Need to Know

Code Switching: What Teachers Need to Know

As a black teacher who worked in a predominantly white school for the majority of my career, the art of code switching was nothing new to me. Growing up, I heard my immigrant parents put on their “posh voice” when they spoke to anyone other than family and friends on the phone. For most people of colour, code switching is an essential part of survival and social mobility in the western world. Continue reading Code Switching: What Teachers Need to Know

Workload Reduction Toolkit: 5 Ways to Reduce Marking Workload For Teachers

Workload Reduction Toolkit: 5 Ways to Reduce Marking Workload For Teachers

GL Assessment’s survey of more than 800 school staff, found that “marking and data collation continues to be a major source of concern and stress for teachers in England”. Bearing that in mind, Beyond shares our workload reduction toolkit for teachers! Continue reading Workload Reduction Toolkit: 5 Ways to Reduce Marking Workload For Teachers