Who is Graham Brown-Martin?

As I discussed in this recent blog post http://www.danjjroberts.co.uk/2019/09/03/the-importance-of-subject-communities/ We will have our first ever Plymouth InspirED Conference #PlymouthInspirED in October and we are...

What has been your best CPD as a teacher?

What has been your best CPD as a teacher? What would you say has had the most impact on your professional practice?   For...

What is BrewEd?

When I first came across this on Twitter before the summer holidays I thought it was either a new MOOC (Massive Open Online Course)...

The importance of subject communities

As a Head of Science taking over the worst performing subject department in the local authority (LA) many years ago one of the things...

Does chocolate improve staff morale? (warning this blog contains 15 varieties of Chocolate)

I read with interest this week a tweet from Tom Bennett @tombennett71 followed by further debate with others. The interchange was amusing and light...

What type of Teacher are International Schools looking for?

Interested in moving overseas to teach but where do you start? If you haven’t already done so read the first blog post in this series....

Finding a job in an International School

So you are interested in moving overseas to teach but where do you start? If you haven’t already done so read the first blog...

A beginner’s guide to International Schools

There are so many International Schools out there that it can be a bit of a minefield on picking the right one. The first...

Teaching in International Schools

With headlines like ‘More teachers left to go abroad, than did a University PGCE’ and ‘International Schools to recruit more UK teachers’ it is...

Are you considering Teaching Overseas?

It is four years now since I returned from Teaching overseas, it is interesting that particularly in the last couple of years I have...