Advice & Opinion

Have your say. Get published online. JMC are always looking for guest bloggers and contributors. Get in touch through our enquiry form for more details.

Marking in schools: Feedback or Feed Forward?

Any marking policy must have the students at the heart of it. What happens to all your marking comments? We teachers spend hours and hours marking pupils work, only to…

0 comments
Thinking is a set of different skills:

The things every teacher can gain from the theories of ‘thinking’.

In the first of 3 posts Joe Warren explains how teachers can get the best from all of the many ‘theories of thinking’ without over thinking it all… How do…

0 comments

Book Review: “A Practical Guide to creating a Culture of Excellence.”

Jonathan Taylor, our guest book reviewer finds leadership ‘addressed in a common sense but insightful manner’ in a read he recommends.

0 comments

The results are in… The list of JMC’s most popular courses.

Having reviewed our courses we can present the list of our most popular. All a clear indication of what is emerging as the priorities for school leaders.

0 comments

What does Ofsted want?

Here are the facts about the requirements of Ofsted.  JMC have delivered these messages in training all over the country for the past year. Hopefully this will dispel myths that…

1 comment

OFSTED to finish grading individual lessons

A summary by Mike Cladingbowl, National Director, Schools. JMC can deliver training or offer consultancy in your school either in the UK or overseas at competitive prices. Why send a…

1 comment

Sir Michael Wilshaw speech: Pupil attainment

7 November 2013 Westminster Education Forum JMCcan source INSET trainers and consultants for your school at very competitive prices. Get in touch: johnmedlicottconsulting@outlook.com    Good morning and thank you for…

0 comments

Does longer hours at the chalk face improve Achievement and Pupil Progress?

John can deliver trainingor offer consultancy in your school either in the UK or overseas at competitive prices. Why send a teacher on a course when the trainer can come…

0 comments

Encouraging Girls in Maths and Science: what does research tell us?

2 comments

Can Gove learn from Hattie? Can we use his research to improve education across the world?

Johncan deliver training or offer consultancy in your school either in the UK or overseas at competitive prices.  Why send a teacher on a course when the trainer can come…

0 comments

OFSTED finds that Faith Schools Outperform the Rest

Johncan deliver training or offer consultancy in your school either in the UK or overseas at competitive prices.  Why send a teacher on a course when the trainer can come…

0 comments

Tick box teaching – should teachers start their lessons with the objectives?

Johncan deliver training or offer consultancy in your school either in the UK or overseas at competitive prices.  Why send a teacher on a course when the trainer can come…

0 comments

Sir Michael Wilshaw, Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector 70% Schools now Good or Outstanding

 Annual Report 2011/12  transcript follows below John can deliver trainingor offer consultancyin your school either in the UK or overseas at competitive prices.  Why send a teacher on a course…

0 comments

What OFSTED Says makes a good teacher (Part 2)

John can deliver trainingor offer consultancyin your school either in the UK or overseas at competitive prices.  Why send a teacher on a course when the trainer can come to…

0 comments

What OFSTED Says makes a good teacher (Part 1)

John can deliver trainingor offer consultancyin your school either in the UK or overseas at competitive prices.  Why send a teacher on a course when the trainer can come to…

2 comments

How do OFSTED Assess Progress?

John candeliver trainingor offer consultancyin your school either in the UK or overseas at competitive prices.  Why send a teacher on a course when the trainer can come to you?…

0 comments

Extracts from OFSTED Briefing 2012

John candeliver trainingor offer consultancyin your school either in the UK or overseas at competitive prices.  Why send a teacher on a course when the trainer can come to you?…

0 comments

What does an Outstanding lesson plan look like?

John candeliver trainingor offer consultancyin your school either in the UK or overseas at competitive prices.  Why send a teacher on a course when the trainer can come to you?…

0 comments