Reducing teacher workload: Part 1

Written by: Pete Henshaw | Published:
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SecEd's Best Practice Focus eight-page pull out section is the first in a two-part series focusing on the practices that will allow schools and teachers to reduce the workload burden...

Excessive and inappropriate workload is a key reason for teachers quitting the profession.

For this Best Practice Focus, Matt Bromley seeks to offer practical advice to both teachers and school leaders on how we can keep workload in check.

In part one, published in October 2019, he touches upon the role of school leadership, school culture, management of student behaviour, school routines, email and other administration. He offers a range of ideas and practical strategies focused on cutting out inappropriate and unnecessary workload and allowing teachers to focus on their lessons.

He also offers tips to help teachers protect their own wellbeing.

A free eight-page pdf of this Best Practice Focus is available to download by clicking the button above.


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