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EU’s national systems need more alignment, conference told | News

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timeshighereducation.co.uk - Discussion focuses on how European universities can move beyond the Bologna Process and compete at a global level More harmonisation of higher education systems across the European Union may be nee...

STEM Awards 2015 | Undergraduate competition & job opportunities - Telegraph

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telegraph.co.uk - Are you a STEM student with dynamic ideas, ambition and the determination to make a difference in the world? If so, the STEM Awards 2015 is a unique opportunity to prove your talent to some of the ...

Toolkit | The Education Endowment Foundation

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educationendowmentfoundation.org.uk - The Pupil Premium was introduced in April 2011 and is allocated to schools to work with pupils who have been registered for free school meals at any point in the last six years (known as ‘Ever 6 FS...

Teaching assistant jobs

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jobs.theguardian.com - TEACHING ASSISTANT POSITION FOR GRADUATE LOOKING TO BECOME A TEACHER IN NEAR FUTURE Teaching assistant roleGraduate post- 2:1 classification or abo... DO YOU HAVE A DEGREE AND WANT TO BECOME A PRIM...

'The next generation of tech talent needs to be educated in history, classics and languages' - Telegraph

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telegraph.co.uk - We risk becoming the digital serfs to people better educated than us. Revisions to the National Curriculum throughout the 1990s and early 2000s – fixated on skills, employability and relevance – ha...

How teachers can support transgender students | Teacher Network

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theguardian.com - While the average secondary school will have enough lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) students to make up two full classes, 90% of primary and secondary teachers and non-teaching staff ...

Postgraduate open evening, 19 November 2014 - Plymouth University

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plymouth.ac.uk - Embarking on a postgraduate programme is a major decision, and one for which you may need further advice and guidance in helping you to make your final choice. Why not come along and visit us at ou...

Joe Bispham: 'You need a safe place to be able to say that was a shit lesson' | Teacher Network

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theguardian.com - English teacher Joseph Bispham appeared in the Channel 4 documentary Educating the East End, following the working lives of teachers at Frederick Bremer school in Walthamstow. Bispham is one of the...

Kraft Rejects 75 to 85% of Impressions Due to Quality Issues

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adage.com - To register, get added benefits and unlimited access to articles, Become a Member. Already a Member? Sign in. By Alex Kantrowitz, Published on October 29, 2014 0 We are glad you are enjoying Advert...

How to find a teaching job you love | Teacher Network

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theguardian.com - If you’re thinking of changing jobs, the first thing to remember is to be very careful. Choosing the right school has far-reaching implications, not just for how happy and supported you feel, but f...

Reflections on first half term using SOLO, #RAG123, DIRT & Takeaway Homework

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Mark Anderson

educatingmiss.me - Since embracing Twitter as a CPD source I have made many adjustments to my teaching techniques. This post reflects on my first half term using 4 key techniques and what I plan to do next. SOLO – St...

BBC News - Sheffield University abolishes library fines for students

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bbc.co.uk - A university has scrapped fines for overdue library books, marking another step in the move towards students being seen as consumers and customers as well as scholars. Until recently an unpaid libr...

How to Run a Successful Instagram Contest

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socialmediaexaminer.com - Adding Instagram contests to your social media mix can quickly expand your reach. In this article I’ll explain the different types, as well as how to create and run a successful Instagram contest f...

Tutoring | PJC's Blog

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pjcann.postach.io - I was prompted to write this by a post by Mark Anderson (@ICTEvangelist) which I read recently and had too much to say in a couple of tweets. Although my setting (independent, boarding) is differen...

bbvaopen4u

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bbvaopen4u.com - , Arquitecto graduado del ITESO en 2006, Fundador y Director General de “Laboratorio de Tecnología Urbana S.C.” (LTU), un centro de investigación, Desarrollo e Innovación para proyectos de Arquitec...

Demystifying the MOOC - NYTimes.com

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nytimes.com - When massive open online courses first grabbed the spotlight in 2011, many saw in them promise of a revolutionary force that would disrupt traditional higher education by expanding access and reduc...

Sheila MacNeill

Senior Lecturer in Blended Learning at Glasgow Caledonian University, I am interested in all aspects of the development and use of technology in education.