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Shaun Allison

Shaun Allison started teaching science in West Sussex, before becoming a head of science. He is currently deputy head teacher at Durrington High School. He leads on CPD and is interested in supporting teachers to grow and develop their classroom practice. He is also a popular speaker.

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Publications by Shaun Allison

Making Every Lesson Count

This award-winning title has now inspired a whole series of…

Making Every Science Lesson Count

Making Every Science Lesson Count: Six Principles to Support Great…

Perfect Teacher-Led CPD

All successful schools have one thing in common - they…

Don’t Change the Light Bulbs

Curated by Rachel Jones, Don’t Change the Light Bulbs offers…

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Improving Teaching Through Purposeful Practice

October 09 2019

Up and down the country, it’s a time when teachers are thinking about appraisal.  At Durrington, we use this as an opportunity for teachers to think about an aspect of their teaching that they want to make a focused effort … Continue reading

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An Introduction to Cognitive Load Theory for teachers

October 09 2019

By Andy Tharby This post is a quick and simple introduction to John Sweller’s Cognitive Load Theory for teachers. It will seek to answer the following three questions: 1. What are working memory and long-term memory and what roles do … Continue reading

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