Piktochart | Alan Parkinson

Piktochart is an infographic generator, which is free to join for both students and staff.

I also use Canva and other apps on my phone to generate images, posters etc.

I’ll be leading a CPD session on infographic use and creation for colleagues later this week, so just a reminder to myself to update the materials I’m using.

Try out a free account here, or at similar sites like Venngage and Easel.ly

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Lawrence Stenhouse | Alan Parkinson

Another blog post which has been several months appearing from the drafts, and was prompted by a few conversations today.

There’s been many a blog post written over the last few years on teacher well being, and the growing range of tasks which are supposed to be done by others, but which teachers take on, or are expected to complete.
I was interested to read a piece in the TES on the work done by Lawrence Stenhouse some years ago, and as with other people like Ted Wragg, people who are new to the profession often forget that a lot of what they perceive as new challenges have been going round…

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Thought for the Day | Alan Parkinson

By combining study of the physical and human worlds, geography provides a unique context to study how our climate is changing and how we might adapt to and mitigate against the changes; an education that all pupils deserve and that geography can provide.Steve Brace
In this Guardian letter: a response to previous comments that no subject covered climate change…

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Thought for the Day | Alan Parkinson

By combining study of the physical and human worlds, geography provides a unique context to study how our climate is changing and how we might adapt to and mitigate against the changes; an education that all pupils deserve and that geography can provide.Steve Brace
In this Guardian letter: a response to previous comments that no subject covered climate change…

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Thought for the Day | Alan Parkinson

By combining study of the physical and human worlds, geography provides a unique context to study how our climate is changing and how we might adapt to and mitigate against the changes; an education that all pupils deserve and that geography can provide.Steve Brace
In this Guardian letter: a response to previous comments that no subject covered climate change…

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Thought for the Day | Alan Parkinson

By combining study of the physical and human worlds, geography provides a unique context to study how our climate is changing and how we might adapt to and mitigate against the changes; an education that all pupils deserve and that geography can provide.Steve Brace
In this Guardian letter: a response to previous comments that no subject covered climate change…

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https://ift.tt/2SVmgzB

Thought for the Day | Alan Parkinson

By combining study of the physical and human worlds, geography provides a unique context to study how our climate is changing and how we might adapt to and mitigate against the changes; an education that all pupils deserve and that geography can provide.Steve Brace
In this Guardian letter: a response to previous comments that no subject covered climate change…

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https://ift.tt/2SVmgzB