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Teach First Conference: How to support Pupil Premium kids

I am extremely passionate about working together to end inequality in education and ensuring that a school's Pupil Premium budget is used wisely and for maximum effect.

By Sophie Waterman-Smith

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UK primary schools to adopt Asian-style Maths. What does this mean?

Earlier in July the Government announced a plan to invest £41 million into the teaching of Asian-style Singapore and Shanghai Maths in primary schools in England

By Wendy Liu

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Must read: EEF trial on Affordable Online Maths Tuition

We're not the only ones who believe in 1-to-1, as at the start of 2014 Nesta and the Education Endowment Foundation asked us if we’d consider being involved in a trial

By Sam Southwell

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13 Outdoor Maths activities for Early Years to Year 6

With summer holidays closer than ever (seriously, haven't you been counting?!) you may be taking time to reflect on the progress that you and your pupils have made in Maths this year.

By Ellie McCann

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KS2 SATs Results 2016 are in… What next?

Nobody said it would be easy, but did it have to be so difficult? The ‘journey’ to 2016 SATs seems to have been weighed down by controversy and a nagging sense of unpredictability

By Sophie Bessemer

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Secrets from a Pupil Premium Award winning school: Pakeman Primary

In 2013 Pakeman Primary School in Holloway, London was named National Primary School of the Year in the Pupil Premium Awards. Read their tips for success in our blog post

By Sophie Waterman-Smith

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9 easy ways to engage every parent with their child's success

Research shows that parental involvement in their children’s education is positively related to achievement: children of parents who take an interest in their education make greater progress

By Ellie McCann

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Third Space Learning featured in the Huffington Post

We are thrilled to be featured in The Huffington Post. Patrick Hayes, Director of the British Educational Suppliers Association, described TSL as an “extremely impressive initiative."

By Sam Southwell

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Year 7 progress check: Help or hinder pupils’ progress in Maths?

Last week, the Meeting of Mathematics Subject Associations (MMSA) wrote an open letter to Nicky Morgan outlining their strong concerns with enforcing the Year 7 ‘progress check’

By Tushar Ilwahdi

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5 Winning Sports Day Maths Activities for KS2 to enjoy

It’s one of those days that everyone remembers at school throughout their primary years. Hot weather (unless rained off), the nervousness of walking up to the sports field and the excitement

By Ellie McCann

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3 KS2 SATs Practice Papers

Get ready for 2017 Maths SATs: 1 Arithmetic & 2 Reasoning tests & mark schemes in the set