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by Elizabeth
Fri Feb 11, 2005 3:59 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: *Latest Clackmannanshire study results*
Replies: 2
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Re: *Latest Clackmannanshire study results*

Thank you Susan. I have just finished reading the report. Impressive!
by Elizabeth
Thu Feb 03, 2005 3:08 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Time for DfES/NLS team to bow out?
Replies: 7
Views: 4027

Have other members seen this? The Daily Telegraph Wednesday, December 8, 2004 Why teachers fail to teach reading John Clare Is there one foolproof way of teaching all children to read? And if there is, why haven’t we adopted it? The method that works for all children is teaching them letter sounds f...
by Elizabeth
Tue Feb 01, 2005 10:30 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Time for DfES/NLS team to bow out?
Replies: 7
Views: 4027

Thank you Elsy and quipg.
Yes, I wrote to the governors about the situation at the end of last term and I handed the letter to the chair of governors. As yet, I've had no response.
I feel very much for the teacher in the appalling case you wrote about.
by Elizabeth
Tue Feb 01, 2005 6:50 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Time for DfES/NLS team to bow out?
Replies: 7
Views: 4027

Imposing NLS Methods

I have direct and recent experience of the power of those in more senior positions to impose NLS methods. I’ve had to leave the school I was working at because I wouldn’t encourage children to use picture clues to help them learn to read. I have considerable experience of the searchlight strategy pr...