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Debating at Lever House

We have added ‘Debating’ to our curriculum at Lever House. We feel that debating skills are great skills to have – the ability to develop speaking and listening skills, being able to put forward a logical and well though out persuasive … Continue reading

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China Calling

Miss Mullarkey is nearing the end of her week in Beijing, making links with our partner schools in China as part of the Connecting Calssrooms Project (funded by the British Council). Miss Mullarkey has kept us up to date with … Continue reading

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Kaizen Poetry Night

The Kaizen group of schools we collaborate with have been doing some shared work on poetry. Paul Cookson came into school and did some poetry sessions with pupils in all the schools and then we set our pupils a challenge! … Continue reading

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Kaizen Schools

We are linking with Parklea Public School in Glenwood Park, NewSouth Wales (Ross Sutherland, Principal) Ross and myself are both Apple Distinguished Educators and will be meeting in Cork in July. Parklea work hard at school improvement based on detailed research. Ross says … Continue reading

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INSET for staff

School staff will be attending an INSET (Training Days) at Hawes Side Primary School in Blackpool on Friday 21st October. We will be listening to Tim Rylands – a leading educationalist with some powerful ideas about the future of education. … Continue reading

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Creativity and Education – Ken Robinson

The video below is of Ken Robinson talking at Ted Talks in 2006. It still remains one of my favourite talks on education. When I have worked hard to allow creativity to flourish and it doesn’t always pay off – … Continue reading

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