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Congratulations Dollar Academy

Dollar Academy is the first independent school in the UK to be awarded the Food for Life Green Kitchen Standard Award from the Soil Association. The achievement conferred by the Food for Life programme, a Soil Association initiative, is in...
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Dollar Academy first to receive Soil Association Green Kitchen Standard - Independent Education Today
Dollar Academy is the first independent school in the UK to be awarded the Food for Life Green Kitchen Standard award by the Soil Association.
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Daryll Middleton @DaryllM

Education Blockchain.

With all of the hype around #bitcoin at the moment, I thought it was a good time to step back and reflect on the wider use of blockchain and its practical use within education. Does anyone have any thoughts on this or perhaps experience of using...
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Daryll Middleton @DaryllM

✨Teacheroo Resources has arrived!✨

✨Teacheroo Resources has arrived!✨
We have some exciting news 🙌 #Teacheroo members now have free access to 1000s of #classroom, #CPD and #wellbeing #resources. Click the link below or select the new 'Resources' button from your main menu to check it out! https://resources.teacheroo.io/

Take time for yourself

If you didn't know, we have 00's of amazing vlogs, podcasts and resources all about Wellbeing. Check out our new Teacheroo Resources today! #resources #wellbeing Here's some amazing NQT tips from Jonny Cartwright - ...
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NQT Tips - Take Time For Yourself
Jonny Cartwright is a TeachFirst 2011 graduate. He has his own VLog channel and also tweets @MrCartwright26 #EduTeacherTips

This is promising news.

I've just seen this on the BBC, which is encouraging news. We need to get children back outside and re-building their confidence and enthusiasm for exploring the great outdoors....
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Covid: Outdoor education centres bid to reopen after Easter
Overnight trips away from home will help boost pupils' wellbeing after lockdown, say outdoor leaders.
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Daryll Middleton @DaryllM

Anyone have any thoughts on this?

China has just announced it's banning mobile phones in schools. Given more and more students are using phones at a younger age, do we think this would ever happen in the UK? www.bbc.com/news/amp/technology-55902778
China bans children from using mobile phones at school
The authorities say they want to protect children's eyesight and improve their concentration.
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Daryll Middleton @DaryllM
Is your school doing enough to support parents home school? bit.ly/...
‘I feel like I’m failing’: Parents’ stress rises over home schooling in Covid lockdown | Parents and parenting | The Guardian
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Daryll Middleton @DaryllM

The School 'Community'

This ia good article on why teachers need an online community more than ever - especially, during #covid-19 #community theguardian.com/...
As a teacher during the pandemic, I've realised that a school is a genuine community | Jeffrey Boakye
Teaching through Covid has been anxiety-inducing, but we have been the ballast in the deeply uncertain waters of the pandemic, says Jeffrey Boakye