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Building Good Relationships With Parents

Building Good Relationships With Parents

Hayden ReynoldsHayden is in his second year of teaching and is a science teacher and Director of Houses at Sandringham School in St Albans. He has a keen interest in SEN education having spent time…

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The Burden Of 32 Years Of Silence

The Burden Of 32 Years Of Silence

@TeacherToolkitIn 2010, Ross Morrison McGill founded @TeacherToolkit from a simple Twitter account through which he rapidly became the ‘most followed teacher on social media in the UK’. In 2015, he was nominated as one of…

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Safeguarding: Coping With Highly-Sensitive Information

Safeguarding: Coping With Highly-Sensitive Information

Helen WoodleyHelen Woodley is a primary trained SENDCo currently working in a large KS1-4 Pupil Referral Unit in the North East of England. She spent 3 years studying Theology in Durham; Helen has worked in…

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10 Tips For Transition Into Primary School

10 Tips For Transition Into Primary School

Janet GoodallJanet Goodall works in Educational Leadership and Management at the University of Bath. For the past 10 years, she’s been involved in supporting parental engagement with their children’s learning. She has worked closely with…

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Talking About Children’s Mental Health

Talking About Children’s Mental Health

Lynn HowLynn has been teaching for 19 years during which time she has been an Assistant Head and a Lead Mentor at a Teacher Training institution. Currently, she is working part time as a SENCO.…

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10 Ways To Help Students With Anxiety

10 Ways To Help Students With Anxiety

Helen WoodleyHelen Woodley is a primary trained SENDCo currently working in a large KS1-4 Pupil Referral Unit in the North East of England. She spent 3 years studying Theology in Durham; Helen has worked in…

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Random Acts of Classroom Kindness

Random Acts of Classroom Kindness

Sophie HortonSophie started her career in education as a volunteer in a local primary school. A few months later she acquired a TA position, which led to the PGCE. Since then she has worked in…

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What Does A Global Teacher Prize Winner Look Like?

What Does A Global Teacher Prize Winner Look Like?

Hollie JonesHollie Jones is a History teacher, currently working in Birmingham. Prior to earning her PGDipEd from the University of Birmingham in 2016, she worked in a range of schools from inner city comprehensives in…

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6 Habits Of Talented Teachers

6 Habits Of Talented Teachers

John DabellI trained as a primary school teacher 25 years ago, starting my career in London and then I taught in a range of schools in the Midlands. In between teaching jobs, I worked as…

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Making Our Private Lives Public

Making Our Private Lives Public

Jack GulstonJack writes for the Teacher Toolkit site from a primary perspective and is in his third year of teaching. He worked as a teaching assistant in a special needs school for 3 years before…

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