Kent-Teach Has Moved Home!

Kent-Teach Has Moved Home!
We are excited to announce that Kent-Teach has joined Commercial Services Group from 1st September 2022. It is an exciting time ahead for us as we work alongside our HR and Payroll colleagues to provide fantastic people services to our school customers. Read More...

Is Your CPD Ready for September?

Is Your CPD Ready for September?
Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is a combination of approaches, ideas and techniques that will help an individual manage their own career journey, maintain competency in their profession, address any skill gaps, and allows the employee to pursue an area of interest. In this blog we explore ways that teachers and support staff can address their continuing professional development requirements for free. Read More...

Inspiration Sparkers Has Launched!

Inspiration Sparkers Has Launched!
We have launched our new competition – Inspiration Sparkers – to celebrate just some of the great teaching talent we have in Kent and to inspire the next generation of STEM Talent. Enter our fantastic competition to be in with a chance of designing your own fireworks display to be held at your school! Read More...

4 Self-Care Tips for When You're Feeling Burnout

4 Self-Care Tips for When You're Feeling Burnout
If you’re struggling to stay on top of things at the moment, then you’re not alone. It’s important not to keep it to yourself though and just hope that things get better. Open up about how you’re feeling to your colleagues, or a friend. Not only is it good to talk about things, but it could give you some perspective and they might be able to offer some helpful advice or support. Read More...

The Return to Teaching Myth

The Return to Teaching Myth
The ‘myth’ that you cannot teach if you have too many years between qualifying and teaching in the classroom appears to be widespread. But the truth is, you can return to teaching after a career break and here is how... Read More...

Top Ways to Maximise Your Revision Strategy

Top Ways to Maximise Your Revision Strategy
Test your knowledge by asking a friend or family member to test you. Past exam papers can be used to help the knowledge really sink in or highlight any areas you may need to do more revision. It is important that you test yourself on a topic more than once, so test yourself straight after revising, a day later and a week after that to give optimum retention of information. Read More...

Primary PE and Sport Premium, Are You Compliant?

Primary PE and Sport Premium, Are You Compliant?
As Governors you have a key role in monitoring how funding is spent, the ability to challenge leaders and ensure impact is measured and reported. The PE and Sport Premium investment represents an opportunity to impact upon the lives of our young people through sport and physical activity. Read More...

The Pandemic Continues To Affect Pupil’s Physical And Mental Health

The Pandemic Continues To Affect Pupil’s Physical And Mental Health
The latest results from Sport England’s Active Lives Children and Young People Survey highlights the on-going impact Covid-19 has had on physical activity levels in Kent. It shows that only 41.7% (103,200) of children and young people are meeting the Chief Medical Officer’s guidelines of taking part in sport and physical activity for an average of 60 minutes or more every day. Read More...
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