We have been running learning communities at Millthorpe since 2013. These are 6 to 12 week training modules run by teachers for teachers focussing on an area of classroom practice. Teachers trial and implement new approaches that are successful and share them with colleagues.

In October 2014 teachers led their own training day where they trained each other in an area of best classroom practice. With so much excellent Teaching and Learning at Millthorpe this is an area of our website where we can share the great practice that goes on in the classroom.

Talk Less Teaching in the History Classroom

Sara Bowland and Ruth Lingard, joint Heads of History at Millthorpe,…

Does anyone really know what great teaching looks like?

Millthorpe's Assistant Headteacher, John Bates, begins the process…