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An 11 Point Review Of Your Lesson Observation Process

                  Great news! The Education Secretary has pledged to strip away workload that doesn’t add value in the classroom and give teachers the time to focus on teaching.  Naturally this will link with what Ofsted expects to see during an inspection of your lesson observation process. This […]

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What’s New In UK Education? All The Latest

“I don’t have time to keep up with everything!” Don’t know what your colleagues are talking about? Make sure you don’t get behind with current educational issues! Download our free app for iPhone and Android – full details on this link The content in the app is drawn from 14  news websites dedicated to educational […]

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Why ProfDev Max will make a big difference to your organisation

    •  Easy to use, low cost, web based shared resource available 24/7 on any device with Internet Access- PC’S , Laptops, iPads, iPhones, Android devices etc. •  A software solution (hosted by us) that’s as good as tailor-made with judgement criteria customisable by you to meet your company’s specifications and reflect Ofsted requirements. […]

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The Off Sted Code

Find Out What Ofsted Thinks About Lesson Observations You would need to trawl through every recent Ofsted Inspection Report.  Well, good news! We’ve done it for you.  We have cut through all the “coded” language to bring you the most concise and informative summary of report extracts  on the subject of Lesson Observations there is […]

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Changes In The Common Inspection Framework (2015)

Photo Source A main change in the way Ofsted will inspect Further Education from September 2015 it is that they will make four graded judgments:     effectiveness of leadership and management     quality of teaching, learning and assessment     personal development, behaviour and welfare     outcomes for learners and there will be a greater emphasis […]

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Improve Teaching and Learning – Here’s How

How to improve teaching and learning in the classroom? A Vital Question For Any Training Organisation ‘The importance of consistently good or better teaching, learning and assessment has never been more significant for learners in further education.’                                                                                                                                       Ofsted Press Release Ofsted’s comment is a result of their concern for those learners who have […]

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What About The “Moving Goal Posts” In Observation Best Practice?

One thing I think we can all agree on is that in our line of work the ‘goal posts are always moving’.  This is to be expected (and a positive thing) if provision is to improve and what was deemed outstanding practice becomes the ‘norm’ for all. This is particularly so when we look at […]

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Teacher Professional Development – ProfDev Max Brochure

This video shows you all the main features of the ProfDev Max system which has been designed to help teaching staff to develop to the maximum. Please share this video : https://youtu.be/KTAbHhy165EOur Facebook page is: https://www.facebook.com/ObservationManager

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