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Learning walks: how often can they occur?

Overview Learning walks might be a common occurrence at your school. Even though they might be more informal than standard lesson observations you might feel anxious about the type and frequency of learning walks.  Similar to lesson observations, the Education (School Teacher’s Appraisal) (England) Regulations 2012 does not stipulate a limit on the total amount…

Sabbatical leave for teachers

Overview Sabbatical leave for teachers might be of interest to you. You might want to develop new skills, conduct educational research, study for a new qualification or travel abroad. It should be noted that there is no employment right for secondments and not all schools or Trusts will offer them.  You will need to check…