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Why expectations matter in the classroom (and how to set them right)

As the academic year is now in full swing, it is worth considering this quote from renowned educationalist, Bill Rogers: “you establish what you establish”.

What does this mean at the beginning of the year? Well, if you start establishing high expectations now, and reinforce them consistently throughout the school year, you’ll give your students the best chance of success. Let’s take a look at the research behind it – and what happens if you keep your expectations low as a teacher…

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How to make note taking a cognitive activity

Taking notes during lessons is a key part of student life. But how well do your students actually do it?

Beyond just keeping a record of what has been said, evidence suggests that the way students take notes can have a big impact on their learning. This blog explores exactly why that is the case, and what makes efficient note taking…

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