Tom Sherrington

Tom Sherrington

Author & Education consultant

Tom Sherrington has been a teacher and school leader for over 30 years working in a wide range of school contexts around the UK and Asia. He spent 11 years as a Headteacher and is now an education consultant supporting schools and colleges with teacher development, school improvement, assessment and curriculum design.

Tom is a prolific blogger sharing ideas via his popular website with a strong twitter following at @teacherhead. He is the author of The Learning Rainforest and a regular speaker at education conferences for teachers and school leaders. Tom is also a trustee of the National Baccalaureate Trust.

Radical changes to teacher workload through intelligent assessment practice

Thames 1

This session will explore the impact marking and assessment policies have on workload relative to their impact on learning.  We will then explore a set of suggested strategies that are not only much more time efficient but also more likely to have a direct impact on standards and progress. Finally, we look at  the role […]

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