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Stephen Lane

Stephen Lane, aka Sputnik Steve, has been a teacher of English in a variety of schools for more than two decades. He has been a head of English, and is now head of Years 7–9. Stephen is also a doctoral researcher at the University of Birmingham.

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Beyond Wiping Noses

Stephen Lane’s Beyond Wiping Noses: Building an informed approach to…

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Recovery Curriculum

June 18 2020

As we approach the end of the academic year, and with schools opening their doors to more pupils, attention has turned to how we might respond to the Covid-19 crisis in what has been termed a ‘recovery curriculum’. There are essentially two prevalent thoughts at play here: What gaps have developed in terms of student […]

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Back to School?

May 24 2020

A few days ago, Adam Boxer (@adamboxer1) wrote a moving and compelling blog post in which he presented his deep desire to return to school as a teacher, and the reasons why he feels we should not do so yet. I’ve been hesitant, reluctant even, to air my views on this due to my personal […]

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