Can active learning help to close the attainment gap?
A year of COVID restrictions, social distancing, and lockdowns has had an impact not only on children’s learning but also on their physical activity. Without the opportunity to burn off energy in the playground or take part in sports clubs, many children have been spending less time moving and more time in front of their screens....Read more
Promoting healthy habits in school
At my school in Deptford, this issue is exacerbated by high poverty levels and a high street full of unhealthy kebabs and fried chicken takeaways.Read more