As the UK went into another lockdown, many parents and school staff found themselves back in the tricky position of home-schooling and remote learning. We’ve collected some of the best resources on offer to help you and your students.
Dr Natasha Stephen, a lecturer from Plymouth University has set up the website ‘Lockdown Learn’ providing amazing classes from amazing teachers for STEM subjects
CBBC has released an amazing timetable with 3 hours of lessons and learning fun including ‘Celebrity Supply Teacher’ a lesson with celebrities such as The Chase’s Mark Labbett and Celebrity Chef Heston Blumenthal.
Twinkl is a great website offering support and resources to parents, guardians and teachers alike. Their page has countless subjects with fun and engaging ways to create, inspire and learn.
SCR Tracker will be assisting schools with delayed set-up times whilst many school staff are working remotely as well as adding 3 months free to every subscription purchased!
Balance is the teaching and learning tool that helps teachers get back to what they do best: teaching. Sign up to gain free access to Balance Lite, our curriculum tool, no strings attached – as well as regular webinars with experts like Mary Myatt to help support you with recovery curriculums.
Over 18,000 schools across England use Perspective Lite to access everything from early national data through to our free Inspector Profiles tool. Save time preparing for governor meetings with our handy infographic tools for your census data, and even receive alerts when things change across things like Parent View, and more. Not to mention, it’s absolutely free.
5 Minute Lesson Plan is a simple online tool that creates comprehensive lesson plans in 5 minutes flat. Create and download as many lesson plans as you like, plan on-the-go from your phone, and tag your plans to keep them organised. Get one month free using code: 5MLPHELPS
Already a CPOMS customer? We are currently offering a 50% discount on CPOMS StaffSafe for CPOMS customers. CPOMS StaffSafe revolutionises the way in which settings record, update and maintain staff, visitor and governor information. Far more than just a Single Central Record, CPOMS StaffSafe allows schools to capture compliance and record welfare information on all school personnel as well as keeping a check on classroom health and safety checks.
If you know of any great resources that will help parents, students and school staff during this tough time, let us know! We’d love to feature you!
DB Education are offering FREE Google Classroom integration to UK based Primary and Secondary schools until September 2021. This includes full setup of gSuite Admin, with your teachers, students and class groups all automatically imported into Google Classroom from your MIS.
Their website outlines everything they offer:
GroFar are offering students access to a free careers and work readiness passport. The mobile student passport has tools to help engage students and take ownership of their careers development and choices ahead.