Tag Archives: Professional Learning Communities

A Podcast:Innovation and Creativity in the Classroom with Joanne Miles and Kelly Long

Here below is a link to the podcast I made recently with Kelly Long from Inspiration 4 Teachers We talked about how to encourage innovation, creativity and the sharing of classroom practice in schools and colleges. There is plenty of … Continue reading

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Making Supported Experiments Happen: Presentation from Joanne Miles at Research Ed FE London, December 3rd 2016

Research ED FE and Vocational event in London on December 3rd 2016 was a really interesting and enjoyable event so thanks to Tom Bennett from Research ED for pulling it together.The Twitter hashtag on the day was #rEdFE if you … Continue reading

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Research ED FE and Vocational December 3rd 2016- Presentation on Making Supported Experiments Happen

http://www.researched.org.uk/event/researched-fe-vocational/ I am really pleased to be presenting on making Supported Experiments happen alongside Diana Tremayne from the FE sector. We will be sharing the challenges and approaches that help and discuss the role of project management and coaching in … Continue reading

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Making the most of your CPD day for professional learning

Many schools and colleges are still wedded to the model of a day each term where classes are cancelled and teachers are involved in staff development activities. From my twenty-five years of experience as a teacher, trainer and consultant, I … Continue reading

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Project Summaries of Supported Experiments in Wales

I have written about the exciting work in Wales on Supported Experiments, fostering collaboration and innovation to improve teaching and learning. Some information here: https://joannemilesconsulting.wordpress.com/2014/04/03/collegeswales-quality-improvement-fund-supported-experiments-dissemination-event-2014-what-can-the-wider-fe-sector-learn-from-wales/ Here is an interesting summary of the different projects that ran in Wales: https://moodle.colegaucymru.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=153&username=guest If … Continue reading

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Professional Learning Communities: Links to research and implementation guidance

Professional Learning Communities offer a structured way of fostering action research in the classroom and consistent sharing of practice between teachers. These links will introduce you to the research behind them and the practical approaches to setting them up effectively: … Continue reading

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