Quality First Teaching (QFT) is a phrase often used by school leaders as an umbrella term for several methods of closing the attainment […]
Ofsted deep dives are a key part of the new Ofsted Inspection Framework’s curriculum focus. An Ofsted inspection of any school, primary or […]
Pupil Premium funding is a key part of a school’s yearly budget – intended to be used (and increasingly monitored to make sure […]
Pupil Premium funding amounts aren’t always consistent year-to-year. Even slight changes in funding for pupils in receipt of Pupil Premium can have a […]
Pupil Premium intervention ideas come in many forms, but evidence collected across thousands of schools shows that some strategies are more effective than […]
Ofsted’s focus on Pupil Premium spending is inevitable come inspection time. While judgments are based on more than just the Pupil Premium, as […]
Ask any educator and they will tell you that teaching primary maths is not an easy thing to do, and for many maths […]
You’ve just been appointed as a core subject leader in your primary school. Congratulations! Perhaps subject leadership is something you’ve been considering for […]
Mathematics mastery, the maths mastery approach to teaching and learning and mastery teaching in general has long been prominent in primary schools, but […]
The start of a new school year is always a time for reflection and reboot. Over the summer here at Third Space Learning […]
The KS2 SATs papers have been released; here's our analysis of the questions and domain coverage.
Find out what the data from 500,000+ maths lessons and 1,750 schools can tell you about changes in affective domain over time and how they affect learner outcomes.
In our review of the Maths SATs 2019, results have been gathered from teachers all across England. As we’ve done every year since […]
On the 14 May, the new 2019 Ofsted Framework and consultation results were published, and this final version of the inspection framework is the […]
Help prepare your Year 6 pupils for the transition into Year 7 with these top tips and free lesson PowerPoint.
Knowing how to develop a curriculum at primary school can feel like an impossible task, but after attending a training session specifically on […]
Find out everything about the EEF Digital Technology Report 2019, including the 4 recommendations made in the report that you need to see!
The experience of integrating technology in the maths classroom is different for every teacher, but one thing that has become clear over recent […]
Includes 2 Arithmetic papers, 4 reasoning papers, answers, mark scheme and content domain.
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