Really interesting ideas… I wonder if it would translate to primary?
In my last post about my recent school visit I explained what I learnt to make it more effective. It’s easily been one of the best things I’ve done for my own professional development. Having a focus on what I want to improve, seeing another school doing it, speaking to people about it and watching it in practice was very informative and motivating. For it to be really effective I need review it, and potentially change our practice.
The school I visited had the same issues we do with competitive sport about a decade ago. Since then they have currently 62% of 1200 pupils represent their school in a sport. They have had National success in a number of sports and have been responsible for producing internationals. You can tell sport and academics go hand in hand within the school, from listening to the children talk, the teachers interact with…
View original post 1,701 more words