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Stretch and challenge strategies

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Last updated on 1 June 2017
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How do schools provide stretch and challenge? This article looks at strategies schools use to stretch and challenge pupils. We also outline guidance on the factors that can limit how well pupils are stretched, and link to CPD designed to help you provide stretch and challenge.

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  1. 1 Strategies used in schools
  2. 2 What limits stretch and challenge?
  3. 3 Stretch and challenge: CPD Toolkit from The Key

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