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Martin Robinson

Martin Robinson worked for 20 years in state schools in London, as a teacher, as a leader and as an AST. Now an education consultant, he works with schools on enhancing their pupils’ knowledge acquisition, questioning and communication skills. He also speaks regularly on creativity, character and a wide range of other current concerns in education.

Click here to hear what Martin has to say in his interview with Francis Gilbert of the Local Schools Network.

Click here to read what Marc Sidwell had to say about Martin’s ideas in City AM 11 July 2013.

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Publications by Martin Robinson

Trivium 21c

From Ancient Greece to the present day, Trivium 21c explores…

Trivium in Practice

Trivium in Practice brings together a series of case studies…


Explores the educational value of a curriculum rooted in the…

There Is Another Way

Edited by Ian Gilbert with chapters by Mark Anderson, Lisa…

Author Blog

Interleaving and Curriculum Design

December 14 2018

Curriculum Shorts (Some short musings about curriculum) Interleaving two or more pieces of curriculum content that are deliberately chosen as they juxtapose well and/or offer interesting viewpoints and perspectives, and arguments can work really well. When I teach drama I interleave the three practitioners Brecht, Stanislavsky and Artaud. I start by looking at how each […]

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Curriculum Design and Spacing

December 13 2018

Curriculum Shorts (Some short musings about curriculum) ‘Spacing’ is a really useful way to improve learning and retention. Basically it means delaying before you re-study something. The opposite would be ‘blocking’, where a topic is learned over a period of a few weeks. This is a curriculum design issue as, often, teachers and departments design […]

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