William Shakespeare was an extraordinary writer whose work resonates with people across the globe.
Here, we look at how his work inspired South African anti-apartheid prisoners who had been incarcerated on Robben Island.
Pictures taken at the British Museum exhibition 'Shakespeare: staging the world'
Picture of Nelson Mandela courtesy of the Nelson Mandela Foundation.
Twitter in the classroom. A wide range of ideas for using Twitter to promote learning across a wide range of subjects and age ranges.These ideas were all suggested by teachers via Twitter. Thank you to everyone who took time to contribute. If you have further ideas please leave a comment and I'll update the file. Thank you!
When you are preparing for your interview to become a teaching assistant it’s a great idea to practice answering a wide range of questions which you might be asked at the interview. This will help you to get used to drawing on your previous experience to explain why you might be good at the role and will help to remove some of the nerves you might be feeling about the interview itself.
We've collected a bank of questions so you can get practising..
This self-harm policy has been developed in collaboration with teachers. It is designed as a practical policy to help school staff recognise the warning signs of self-harm and help schools put a clear procedure in place for managing and supporting cases of self-harm.
If you’re considering applying for a teaching assistant role and would like to ensure that your application stands the best possible chance of being successful then this is a great place to start. We’re going to be looking at how the teaching assistant application process works, the desirable skills, experience and characteristics for budding teaching assistants and how you can ensure that these qualities all shine through in your application. We’ve also included an application check list to help you make sure you don’t miss anything vital.
It's often time consuming to edit Shakespeare's plays to a manageable script for KS2/KS3 pupils. Othello is particularly tricky to edit down. I've done the work for you in this 5 act edit that will run to about an hour - 1 hour 15 minutes with physical theatre/ensemble work thrown in.
It's a fast-paced professionally set out script with room for you to annotate with Sound/Lighting/Video etc. Delivered in a totally editable word document. Stage directions have also been included.