Dean Jones has been given the opportunity to currently be the acting principal at Firth Park Academy in Sheffield, a wonderfully aspirant and diverse school representing 37 different languages within our student population. Prior to this, he’s been an assistant principal at a Teaching School in South Yorkshire and a specialist leader for education focussed on Teaching & Learning. Dean teaches, and hope to always teach, Geography.
If students love revising, then they love learning and their progress will improve as a result. Therefore, to engage all students in revision we have been bringing it alive as a school. Here are five strategies we have used, particularly to ensure our most able students increase the depth of understanding needed as they chase their A*s.