Marking Time

The issue of marking reared its ugly head on twitter today, specifically the cost of it. Back of envelope: £25m (not including SLT etc) a week. About a billion a year. (Assumptions: £28k average, 50hr term-time work week, and this marking only happens in term-time). — Laura McInerney (@miss_mcinerney) June 13, 2019 Of course, the… Read More Marking Time

Making progress

So three months in I wanted to think about what’s the biggest change I’ve noticed in school. There are a number of things I could mention: The academy thing (though as I previously worked in a grant maintained school I’m used to being a bit of a pariah), the mobile phone thing (and I may… Read More Making progress