Enjoy these free resources, compliments of our society partners in education.
Students' aspirations, expectations and school achievement: what really matters?
This research infographic explores how a student's aspirations, expectations and school achievement influence future educational behavior in students ages 17-18.
Social and Emotional Aspects of Learning
This research infographic explores social and emotional aspects of learning in regards to complementing, compensating, and countering parental practices.
The ILA's official blog explores classroom engagement, digital literacies, teaching development, and more!
Teachers' Choices Reading List 2016
Teachers' Choices project has developed an annual annotated reading list of new books that will encourage young people to read. These are books that kids will enjoy—and that contribute to learning across the curriculum. Find out more about the project.
25 practical tips and strategies for working with children with ADHD
John Mullen, lecturer at Stranmillis University College, recently shared his ADHD expertise at the NASEN NI study day. It was very insightful for all, as he provided some excellent practical tips and strategies for working directly with children with ADHD.
Collaborative Learning for Special Education Needs (SEN) Process Poster
The process was created to support early years providers, schools and further education to continue improving their approaches to professional learning in order to maximise the benefit to staff, the children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities they teach. Display this poster somewhere so you can always track where you are in the process.
Girls and Autism: Flying Under the Radar
This guide aims to: - introduce the debate around autism and gender - identify key issues for girls with autism spectrum conditions - provide practical school-based support strategies - share family, professional and academic perspectives.
Reading and Writing Fact Cards: Professional Development Activities
UKLA has published key professional development activities to support the popular reading and writing fact cards. The activities are designed to support professional development in schools and will be invaluable to literacy leaders in running training and staff meetings. You can download cards on a range of topics, including Grammar, Spelling, Punctuation and Working with stories.