How to maximise learning by teaching to the top

Megan Mansworth, Aston University

Maximise learning for every pupil in your class or school, no matter their prior attainment, by teaching to the top. Experienced teacher and leader Megan Mansworth shares practical, research-informed strategies that show what ‘high expectations for all’ look like in practice - from getting rid of ability groups to differentiating by outcome. Ditch your preconceptions and empower children to embrace challenge and grapple with difficult concepts, creating a ‘high challenge, high encouragement’ environment in the classroom that allows everyone to achieve success.