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Creating a culture of shared-learning and collaboration.

APSCo accreditation

Thursday, February 8th, 2018

Congratulations to everyone at Castles Education and their Regional Director, Kim Hinchliffe, for becoming members of the Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo). APSCo was formed to give all firms involved in the recruitment of professional talent that have a commitment to excellence, the specialist… Read More


Calling all Teachers and Teaching Assistants

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Calling all Teachers and Teaching Assistants in Lewisham, Greenwich, Southwark, Croydon, Bromley and Bexley, if you are looking for a new role within education, then you really should attend our open day at Lewisham Library next Friday. Why? Because Castles Education are 100% candidate focused. Better… Read More


LIVE DISSECTION CPD EVENT FOR TEACHERS

Live Dissection CPD Science Event For Teachers

Thursday, October 26th, 2017

Learn how to bring dissection to life in you classroom Operating Theatre Live part of the company that bought you Anatomy Lab Live, are back in Manchester, and with The Thomas-Lowde Group and Castles Education, are offering teachers, in all phases of education, the chance… Read More


Creating a culture of shared-learning and collaboration.

Schools creating a culture of shared-learning and collaboration.

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

Having recently completed school-based research on creating a culture of shared-learning and collaboration across departments within a faculty, I wanted to share with you some of the main outcomes as to whether this style of environment does have a positive influence on teachers’ professional development,… Read More


Coping With Change: The Transition Triangle

Coping With Change: The Transition Triangle

Monday, October 2nd, 2017

Moving to a new school can be a daunting prospect and an overwhelming time for children and parents alike. It is acknowledged that a thriving child may lose potential during transition periods between nursery, primary, secondary and further education and there is currently a lot… Read More


Is streaming good for every child?

Thursday, September 28th, 2017

Ability based learning is a concept that attracts attention due to the polarising nature of it. Some politicians may favour dividing children according to ability because it helps them gain a deeper learning experience. But this question can split schools down the middle in more… Read More


Grammar School Expansion Abandoned

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

Plans to create a new stock of Grammar Schools have been shelved in recent government plans. In the recent Queen’s Speech, it was stated that the Government will now begin to look at “all options” when opening new schools. However, this won’t include the removal… Read More