That Boy Can Teach
An education blog
Monday, 16 September 2019
From the @TES Blog: 8 Routines For Teachers To Nail Before Half-Term
The idea of routines in the classroom might be a bit of a turn-off for some, but they aren’t about creating robot children who don’t thin...
The Right Book for the Right Child (Guest Blog Post By Victoria Williamson)
I remember very clearly when my love affair with Jane Austen began. It was the summer between fifth and sixth year of high school, when I ...
Thursday, 12 September 2019
It really is all about the simple things. The longer I've been in teaching, the more I realise this. I thought I'd realised that ...
Monday, 9 September 2019
From @Matr_org: Understanding Maths Anxiety: A Parents’ Guide On How To Overcome This Primary School Problem
"I remember finding ways to get out of maths lessons as a youngster. My favourite ruse was to offer to tidy up the teacher’s cupbo...
Monday, 2 September 2019
Choosing The Gods by Steve Kershaw, Author Of Mythologica (Guest Post)
Imagine my joy! I’m a Classicist, a person who spends his life in the world of dead languages and the people who don’t speak them anymore,...
Saturday, 31 August 2019
Book Review: 'Spylark' by Danny Rurlander
Just as Daniel Craig's James Bond brought a more human dimension to the franchise, Danny Rurlander has broken the Stormbreaker mould w...
Friday, 2 August 2019
Misguided Reading (6 Questions To Ask When Planning A Reading 'Lesson')
How should we teach reading? What do we even mean by 'reading'? Decoding? Comprehension? Both? Is it more than that? Scarbor...
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