Category: Teaching and Learning

Free Poetry Resources from Plymouth Poet Laureate

Free downloadable poetry resources for KS1 and KS2 children. Written by Thom Boulton – The City of Plymouth Poet Laureate.

Talking Teachers – Practical Tips For Managing Your Workload

At Mark Mate, we understand the importance of managing your teacher workload. Our CEO James Holmes created our marking solution in his classroom to help stay afloat with his ever increasing paperwork. We are proud to support the Talking Teachers Podcast, a weekly podcast delivered by Lorna and Joe, delving…
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Drone Safe Register launch ‘Drones For Schools’

With drones becoming ever popular with students and adults alike, it’s important to understand the logistics behind flying these legally. Drone Safe Register is an online portal to allow booking of local, CAA approved drone pilots for a wide range of needs. As featured on Dragons’ Den in the same…
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Our Top DIY Sensory Ideas For Your Classroom

As you all know, there is an increasing awareness of children with specific sensory needs within the classroom setting so we need to be making some changes to the way that we, as teachers, help them learn and grow. But how can you support these needs effectively without the budget…
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