Tag: John Dunlosky

The joy of reading!

17 July 2018

It is hard to believe that our first year as a Research School is drawing to close; and what a year it has been!  For me personally, being part of the Sandringham Research School team has made me step outside my comfort zone and develop new skills but it has also enabled me to really […]

Author: Karen Roskilly - Sandringham Research School Lead
Posted on: 17 July 2018
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Marvellous Metacognition – A reflection on the EEF Guidance workshop

12 June 2018

This afternoon we were delighted to welcome delegates from across the region to our first workshop on the EEF Metacognition and Self-Regulation Guidance Report.  In two hours we provided a whirlwind tour through the report with a range of practical strategies that delegates could implement in their own schools and classrooms.  In this blog, we […]

Author: Kate Mouncey and Karen Roskilly - Sandringham Research School Leads
Posted on: 12 June 2018
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From Evidence to Classroom Practice – researchED St Albans

12 March 2018

Last Saturday, 3rd March, saw us making our way through the snow and ice to our researchED conference, held here at Sandringham Research School.  What a fantastic day it was!  Not only did we both benefit from attending some of the many excellent workshops and sessions that were on offer (and resources from each of the […]

Author: Kate Mouncey and Karen Roskilly - Sandringham Research School Leads
Posted on: 12 March 2018
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Reflections on the challenge of linear exams

16 January 2018

We recently welcomed teachers from across the region to the first day of our Maximising Achievement in Linear Exams training course. With the introduction of more challenging GCSE and A Level courses, and a return to linear assessment, the aim of this course is to equip teachers and school leaders with evidence-based strategies to meet this challenge successfully. […]

Author: Karen Roskilly - Sandringham Research School Lead
Posted on: 16 January 2018
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Preparing for linear exams course – day one

10 January 2018

On Tuesday 9th January, the Sandringham Research School welcomed teachers from across the region to the first of our three day course on ‘Maximising achievement in linear exams’. In this blog, I signpost some of the research evidence we examined and reflect on what delegates found helpful. When designing the course, the Sandringham Research School team wanted to provide teachers […]

Author: Dr Caroline Creaby, Sandringham Research School Director
Posted on: 10 January 2018
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Research School Teaching Tip – Flashcards

29 November 2017

As is customary in most schools, at Sandringham, we try to ensure that when all staff gather together that we take opportunities to focus on learning.  Our Research School team have been providing monthly teaching tips in our morning staff briefings which aim to build teachers’ knowledge about the research on a particular aspect of […]

Author: Caroline Creaby - Sandringham Research School Director
Posted on: 29 November 2017
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