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Understanding The Brain Helps You Teach Better

Understanding The Brain Helps You Teach Better

@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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Recall Type-Tasks Make A Difference

Recall Type-Tasks Make A Difference

@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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Spacing, Feedback, and Retrieval Boosts Learning Online

Spacing, Feedback, and Retrieval Boosts Learning Online

@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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The Earliest Study on Retrieval Practice

The Earliest Study on Retrieval Practice

@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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Teaching Online: Using ‘Lecture Pauses’ Helps Retention

Teaching Online: Using ‘Lecture Pauses’ Helps Retention

@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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8 Steps To Move From Monitoring To Developing Teaching

8 Steps To Move From Monitoring To Developing Teaching

Paul AinsworthPaul has been writing for the Teacher Toolkit website since 2012. He is a system leader supporting primary schools, secondary schools and MATs currently working with Infinity Academies Trust. Paul has 15+ years senior…

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A Teacher’s Gaze In Video Lessons, Improves Learning

A Teacher’s Gaze In Video Lessons, Improves Learning

@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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Just Great Professional Development, Or Not?

Just Great Professional Development, Or Not?

@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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Podcast 93: Working With Purpose And Integrity

Podcast 93: Working With Purpose And Integrity

Joshua McGovernJoshua McGovern has been working with Teacher Toolkit since March 2018. He is responsible for our Soundcloud and iTunes channels and is the production manager for podcasts. He has a degree in Music Production…

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