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Martin Griffin

Martin Griffin has over two decades’ experience teaching students aged 11–18, and has been a head of faculty, an assistant head teacher and a deputy head teacher. Martin works with schools and colleges across the UK to design and implement mindset and intervention programmes – and his published works in this field include The A Level Mindset, The GCSE Mindset and The Student Mindset.

He is also an award-winning writer of children’s fiction, whose books include The Poison Boy – written under the pseudonym Fletcher Moss – and YA thrillers Lifers and Payback. Martin’s latest co-authored project is Storycraft, a manual on how to teach narrative writing.


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https://www.vespamindset.com/

Publications by Martin Griffin

Storycraft

An inspiring and practical resource to support secondary school teachers…

The A Level Mindset

In The A Level Mindset, Steve Oakes and Martin Griffin…

The A Level Mindset Student Workbook

Successful students approach their studies with the right behaviours, skills…

The GCSE Mindset

The GCSE Mindset: 40 activities for transforming student commitment, motivation…

The Student Mindset

In The Student Mindset: A 30-item toolkit for anyone learning…

The GCSE Mindset Student Workbook

A practical workbook of activities designed to supercharge GCSE students’…

Author Blog

March 19th - Knowledge vs information

March 19 2017

What we’ve been up to…The highlight of the last month, hands down, has been a meeting with Sir Anthony Seldon, political historian, schoolmaster and Vice Chancellor of Buckingham University. There’s a commonly expressed sentiment about surrounding yourself with successful people which goes along the lines of; “If you’re the strongest person in the room, you’re in the wrong room.” In recent times, we’ve both felt the weakest person in a disturbingly large number of rooms, and this room was no

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Feb 12th - A Sense of Agency

February 13 2017

What we’ve been up to…London, Manchester, Macclesfield and Kent in the last two weeks. In the gaps, we’ve been writing. The GCSE Mindset will have another 40 or so activities for students to try. Some we’ve been using for ages, others are newer, others we’ve had in note form forever but never tidied up and sorted out. The book really feels like it’s coming together now! *crosses fingers*VESPA theme…Attitude. February is always the toughest month for us – student crises come to a head, parents

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