Primary Education

We know how busy teachers are with the day-to-day jobs at school. We also know how important it is to teachers to continually develop their knowledge and understanding of primary education and what this means for their learners. Time pressure and workload is an increasing obstacle for teacher so we hope this section will help save you some time and energy.

Not just specific to reading, here you’ll find a round up of insights into current hot topics in the primary education world, best classroom practices and a dip into educational theory.

Jill Tomlinson tales for animal obsessed pupils

SATs Survival Tips: How to Remain Calm and Focused

Metacognition in the Classroom

5 Ways for Primary Readers to Get the Most of Your School Library

Loss of Learning: How Harmful are the Summer Holidays?

It’s suggested that 40% of our children’s learning is lost over summer holidays (Forbes, 2020). The school holiday debate has been doing…

How to develop a growth mindset in children

By the end of January, those resolutions we made for ourselves can feel like a distant memory (I know mine have vanished...

How Impactful is Teacher Influence on a Child’s Reading?

Terrifying Truths about how our National Curriculum is Flawed

Habits: Reading at Home can make a Huge Difference

Habit forming is essential to ensure your child reaps the benefits of reading We all have good and bad habits. But, how..