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Teacher pay scale in the UK: how is it determined?

In 2019, UK ministers agreed a 2.75% raise for all teachers in maintained schools across the board, including those on…

  • Your Career
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Literacy Activities for Year 1: What are the most effective?

Literacy skills are essential to almost every subject a child studies in their school lives, so it’s imperative that effective…

  • Your Career
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Managing challenging behaviour in the classroom: the most effective approaches

It is important to manage challenging behaviour in your classroom – or to get out ahead of it with preventative…

  • Your Career
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Student Engagement in the Classroom: The best methods to maintain & improve it

If you’re a teacher, the chances are that you’re always looking for new ways to maintain pupil engagement in your…

  • Your Career
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Teaching in England – everything you need to know

The UK remains a top destination for teachers from around the world who are looking for international work experience. With…

  • Teach in the UK
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How to engage students

There is nothing more rewarding than seeing a perhaps previously disengaged pupil, or a new class, get truly engaged with…

  • Your Career
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Effective behaviour management strategies for primary school

Whether you’re an NQT or a teacher with decades of experience, anyone can struggle from time to time with behaviour…

  • Your Career
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5 interview questions every teacher should be prepared for

Being interviewed for a new teaching position is an intimidating prospect for everyone, whether you’re an established teacher with senior…

  • Your Career
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Making & Saving Money during the Holidays

The holidays bring with them a welcome break from school, but you may be wondering how you can continue to…

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