Dec 27, 2021
I've got a system for writing report comments, but it takes forever and isn't particularly efficient. Naturally, my problem-solving brain starts looking for solutions during the school holidays when we're both meant to be resting.
The result? I have a system to recommend. It still allows for tailoring of comments so...
Nov 29, 2021
Next year, I'll be moving to a new school. The process is bittersweet - whilst there is excitement at the prospect of learning new things, it has been hard to say goodbye to colleagues and students.
As you can imagine, these last few weeks I have spoken with many colleagues and friends about the move. Everyone seems to...
Nov 15, 2021
In this episode I talk about two things I do to reduce my marking workload.
Automarked quizzes are a blessing but can be curse so proceed with caution. Exploit the good bits, and don't expect them to solve all your problems.
Peer marking in class is a winner if you set it up right. And if your students aren't too...