Talking Teaching

Top Teaching Tips From Around The World

Issue 6

The Watching Me Watching You Issue

As we all seem to be in the throws of lesson observations and appraisal meetings. I thought I'd dedicate this issue to them.


The 5 Minute Lesson Plan

Assistant Head Teacher Ross McGill created the 5 min lesson plan which has taken the teaching world by storm. A great tool to help you think about each aspect of your lessons.



Schools Have Got Lesson Observations All Wrong

So says the Guardian's Secret Teacher

Could There Be Another Way?

David Didau considers What's the point of lesson observations in this blog post and offers some interesting alternatives.



The Anatomy of An Imperfect Lesson

Gwen wears her hear on her sleeve in this blog post, in which she dissects a recent lesson observation.