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Real Maths Challenge Final 2013

The League winners from this year’s Real Maths Challenge came face to face on the 9th July at The Innovation Centre Bradford. The nine  teams, from eight different schools, were competing for the prize of a cinema afternoon for their class. … Continue reading

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Real maths challenge 2012/13

Thankyou to all who have participated in this years challenge. Yet again it has been exciting to see how mathematics has been used in real life situations and we have been impressed by the quality of the submissions from each … Continue reading

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Final League Tables for the Real Maths Challenge 2012/13

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Real Maths Challenge League Tables after Challenge 5

Some of you found that if you calculated the perimeter and area of the windows using centimetres, you ended up with very large numbers for the area. When you then tried to convert the area in square cm to square … Continue reading

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Updated Real Maths Challenge League Tables

These are the two leagues that have had changes to them. See previous post for all other leagues. Philipa and I have been working on challenge 4, which is being emailed out to you as I type! Please encourage your … Continue reading

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RMC League Tables after Challenge 3

Please contact Philipa or myself if you think you have a score missing from one of the challenges. Please ask your pupils to comment on how they are finding the challenges.

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The evolving role of the local authority in school improvement

The Association of Directors of Children’s Services Ltd (ADCS) is the national leadership association in England for statutory directors of children’s services and their senior management teams. The two reports by ADCS identify where local authorities have been successful in … Continue reading

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Strategic ICT Leadership Programme 2012 (session 2)

  Participants gathered at TICK (the innovation centre Keighley) on Tuesday for part two of the Strategic ICT Leadership Programme 2012. Once again, there was a palpable air of enthusiasm and this was reflected in the very high quality of … Continue reading

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Reception NQTs share ideas in Keighley

Reception NQTs have been inspired in Keighley today with excellent training from a variety of Learning and Curriculum team consultants.  The day began with focused science tasks with Claire Holt using ice, margarine, food colouring, Lego people and much more. … Continue reading

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Pupil Progress Meetings – it’s about good practice

Teachers who don’t get it say… Teachers who get it say… There seems to be an idea that Pupil Progress Meetings are about data and assessment but are they really? If your PPMs are working, they will use data but … Continue reading

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