Ferrotype

£7bn 363 colleges 4.2m learners 263,257 staff

Top Task: Innovate

Innovation is what good, effective teachers do; so it’s what college managers need to do.

I looked out  a PowerPoint from an old workshop on teachers and target setting.

My workshop always started with John Hattie’s work. He collated research from all over, involving huge numbers of students, and compared the size of any effect on learning. His heartening conclusion was that it is what teachers do in the classroom that makes the biggest difference.

Continue reading

January 19, 2010 Posted by | austerity funding, SMART goals | , , , | 1 Comment