Ryan Bate

Geography. Teaching. Politics.


September 2015

A Tale of Three Lessons

Around the start of this school year, I posted a Facebook status commenting on the upcoming year being my fifth as a teacher, which is something of a landmark as a high percentage of teachers leave the profession within the... Continue Reading →


Easy to read, harder to do

My copy of Making Every Lesson Count¬†(2015)¬†had arrived and I'd picked it up from home whilst on the chippy run before our Year 6 Open Evening. I mentioned it to a colleague and she, also a reader of education books,... Continue Reading →

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