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Back To School - Teacher Tips & Tricks

Following an extremely well-deserved break, schools kicked off this last couple of weeks.And while I’m not going back into the classroom this September, I am looking forward to supporting our school staff from behind-the-scenes. ‍ Here at Compass, we’re all about maximising time-saving - so here are 5 tips and tricks I used to rely on to help me hack my efficiency when teaching.

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Time for T… Levels

September 2020 saw the introduction of T Levels in selected colleges and other post-16 providers.

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Transitioning from Teaching to Tech

I loved being in the classroom. I loved the frenetic energy that filled the room during an exciting lesson. I loved the creativity, the freedom to deeply explore topics and the ad hoc back and forth with a curious set of students that could erupt at any moment.

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'There has to be a better way'.

Interview with Compass UK Founder, John de la Motte

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7 Tips to help you and your students combat loneliness

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week, for which the Mental Health Foundation has set the theme of Loneliness. There is often an assumption that only elderly people experience loneliness. The stigma that this creates around the experience of loneliness leaves people, especially young students, ashamed and unwilling to admit that they are struggling. It has become increasingly present in the social conscience not only as a result of the pandemic, but as the world has become more immediately ‘connected’ than ever, that loneliness is becoming a serious issue in our collective mental wellbeing. 

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2022 Round Up of End-of-Year Gifts

The summer break is here, and the end of the school year means saying thank you and farewell to the teachers who have been there for students all year.

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