Archive for April, 2012

Data Analysis

Magnifying glass looking at data

Data Analysis: love it or hate it, it is a vital part of the role of the modern teacher. Unfortunately it can become a wearisome, time-sapping activity that many dread. It can easily take up hours of your time leaving you feeling tired and frustrated. In preparation for line management meetings this year I’ve developed […]

Why am I blogging?

I first signed up on Twitter in November after a colleague told me about @SteveBesley’s tweets about education policy. I soon started following other maths teachers and discovered how fantastic Twitter was for professional development. Often in teaching subject specific professional development opportunities are few and far between. In service training tends to be about […]

First Post

Green start button

My first post – the start of my blogging life! Future posts will offer something useful for the reader. However, for the moment, this is just a celebration that I’ve managed to overcome the technical hurdles involved with getting a blog up and running for the very first time.

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