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We regularly ask guest writers to author our blogs and articles, ensuring that we deliver a wealth of knowledge and experience, not just from within our varied team, but also with external input. 

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Music

Well Done Cheetwood Primary School Choir

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Cheetwood choir has had a very busy week indeed!

On Sunday 18th November, the choir performed in the world premiere “These Days – The Manchester Peace Song Cycle” at Heaton Hall and then took part in a repeat of the performance at the Royal Northern College of Music on Wednesday 21st November to a packed concert hall.

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ICT

The increasing digital world and the importance of computing in schools

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Working at a primary school in Derbyshire last year, I was fortunate to observe a presentation by You Tuber, Tom Cassel, who had been invited by the Deputy Headteacher to deliver a talk to Year 6 pupils. I was amazed, listening to his story about how he has achieved global stardom at just 24 years of age! The pupils hung off every word he said...

Read the full article from Jamie Edmondson, ICT Teaching Specialist, outlining the best ways in which to utilise technology in your school.

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Attendance

Snow Closures vs No Closures

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Due to the recent extreme weather and more predicted on its way, are you prepared if it affects you? There are mixed feelings amongst school staff about the benefits of the hard work involved in adopting a business as usual approach at times of extreme weather.

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ICT

What's new in SIMS 2017?

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Looking back over the last few upgrades, Capita have come up with some new functionality within SIMS that schools have been raving about.

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News

September Ofsted Update

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The September Ofsted update for inspectors gives helpful insight and reiterates that data is ‘a signpost, not a destination for inspection’...

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News

Optimising Autonomy: Bitesize

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A bitesize review of our latest sponsored research from the CfEE - Optimising Autonomy: a blueprint for education reform.

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