Bad news to bury worse news | Michael Tidd

The DfE announced today that it plans to introduce a multiplication tables check in Year 4 – and I’m angry. I’m not alone in feeling angry it seems, but my reasons are very different than those of so many.  The multiplication check has been government policy for some time, has been moved to Year 4 …

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Bad news to bury worse news | Michael Tidd

The DfE announced today that it plans to introduce a multiplication tables check in Year 4 – and I’m angry. I’m not alone in feeling angry it seems, but my reasons are very different than those of so many.  The multiplication check has been government policy for some time, has been moved to Year 4 … Continue reading “Bad news to bury worse news”

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Writing Moderation materials | Michael Tidd

Just a quick post to share the moderation support materials that were shared by the STA today. For some reason, they have only been shared via the password-protected NCA Tools website. However, there is no indication that they should be maintained under any conditions of secrecy, and no indication that they are not covered by … Continue reading Writing Moderation materials

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