10 principles to drive excellent primary teaching and learning

Richard Spencer, Meridian Trust

Richard Spencer has spent over 10 years of leadership identifying 10 key strategies that can pave the path to excellence in teaching and learning. Here, he explains what he’s found really works for teachers and leaders in primary schools, from taking a low-stakes approach in monitoring, to establishing a clear focus and developing teachers’ subject knowledge. With these pointers and further CPD books linked to in the Resources section, your school and your pupils will be equipped to excel.