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What schools can learn from the Pepsi taste test

Why do students appear to sometimes make really bad decisions about their revision? Is there a difference between what you want and what you need?

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How the world views teenagers

Let’s start with a quick experiment. When I say the word ‘teenager’ to you, what three words come to mind?

Recently researchers ran a similar

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The power of self-questioning

Encouraging students to ask themselves better questions whilst they are learning something may be one of the most effective and efficient ways to

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Using Your Scarcest Resource Wisely

What would you say is the most precious resource in education? With approximately 190 days in the academic school year, including exam days, and the

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The power of gratitude

Author William Arthur Ward once wrote that “feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it”.

This sentiment is

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Why is CPD important?

When we look at what a massive difference it can make in a student’s life, it is great to see how the interest in the impact of psychology and

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Summer Learning Loss: what it is and how to reduce it

It isn’t uncommon for students to struggle in their first few weeks back at school - often, this is because they re experiencing a summer learning

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How to inspire acts of kindness in schools

What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?” – Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Kindness is the way forward. It may be easy to get lost in our own

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