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November 2015

#15MinForum: ‘Flip It’ with Blendspace

Blendspace was the feature for this week’s #15MinForum led by Gareth. Despite the slow Internet (patience maintained) the growing audience still got a glimpse into how we could use it within our classrooms. Continue reading “#15MinForum: ‘Flip It’ with Blendspace”


#15MinForum: Build Your Own Website

Head of DT, Kath stepped into the #15MinForum spotlight to show colleagues how she has created and uses a website for her students.

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Risky Business

At my school we are lucky to have amazing students. They are polite, courteous and most are very hard working. Students at Tenby are kind, respectful and eager to learn. On my first day as Deputy Head (Teaching and Learning) I informed or reminded all our staff of this. Teachers here can take risks here and if it all goes wrong it is not the end of the world! Continue reading “Risky Business”

#15MinForum: Lollipop Sticks in Class?!

This week for our #15MinForum Anita stepped up to demonstrate how she uses lollipop sticks in her lessons as a questioning and assessment tool. Anita was one of our popular speed daters from our earlier #BringAndBrag CPD session.

Firstly the lollipop sticks are actually tongue compressors! Continue reading “#15MinForum: Lollipop Sticks in Class?!”

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