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Issue MST14.5

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Be prepared

Heads who feel well equipped enjoy their role more are more confident and are less stressed new research finds

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Gaming to learn

Some software developers are determined to produce games that entertain as much as they educate. Stephen Sayers explains.

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The state of secondary science

In this edition of Curriculum Monitor Kevin Geall looks at secondary pupils' preconception about science and how the subject might go forward

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A change of plan

A former headteacher who left his post to become an adviser on education architecture comments on school building projects

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Managers Briefcase

Managers Briefcase

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Up to standard up to date

It took seven years for the National Standards for Headteachers to be thoroughly revised - so what’s different now?

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The big picture

Forums for headteachers to co-operate and share ideas are essential to broadening our vision of education

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What was said and unsaid...

A general election should provide political parties with the chance to develop policies for the near future and their philosophies of education

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Synthetic phonics - was the DfES wrong?

Astounding new research has blown out of the water the DfES position on synthetic phonics - but where next for this approach to teaching reading?

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A facelift for the playground

School playgrounds and fields have vast potential if only the funds can be found to give them a facelift

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Filling in the form

Backstop talks you through the traumatic experience of applying for a new job

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REPORT Monitor

Report Monitor is a new section of MST providing summaries of key documents for busy school managers

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Return of the school trip?

Pressure is growing for teachers to shake off their anxieties about school visits

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Know thySEF!

Self-evaluation will be central to the reformed school inspection framework. Trevor Riddiough takes a closer look at how it will work

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Four principles of school finance

School budgeting can't be treated separately from management as a whole says Geoff Barton urging us to resist the 'CJ' approach

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Reviews

Don’t Stagn8 Innov8 Learning to Lead in the Secondary School Theory of Education and Professional Standards for Teachers and School Leaders

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The best of both worlds

Exchanges between schools and business can sometimes be reluctant and tokenistic but the HTI project can bring amazing benefits to both

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Learning from our best

Variable attainment between departments and year groups within a school is our next great challenge - and solving it could bring limitless rewards

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Aiming high with disengaged students

Some politicians may be keen to throw disengaged students out of education altogether, but Ashton on Mersey School has proved how sport and responsibility can get them working hard and respecting others. Crispin Andrews reports.

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Serious business

Schools can gain a lot from partnerships with local businesses but Head Martin Callagher warns that considerable forethought is necessary

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A transformed learning experience

Shape your future for the better combining effectiveness and improvement strategies with personalised learning says Howard Ley

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Extending your school options

What do you understand by 'extended schools'? Russell Hobby believes reforms must take heed of local communities

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Risk assessment

Risk assessment

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Letter from a parent about school security

Letter from a parent about school security

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Emergency actions

Emergency actions

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Implementation Review Unit: Annual Report

Implementation Review Unit: Annual Report

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Ofsted S4 form (part 1)

Ofsted S4 form (part 1)

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Making their own book

Making their own book

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Managing your Child’s Behaviour leaflet

Managing your Child’s Behaviour leaflet

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Application form for the Arts Mark (part 1)

Application form for the Arts Mark (part 1)

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Discussion points: What would you do if…

Discussion points:  What would you do if…

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A pastoral Care Worker Role: Research Findings

A pastoral Care Worker Role: Research Findings

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Guidance for Visitors pro forma

Guidance for Visitors pro forma

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