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Slash teachers' workload: what to stop doing

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Last updated on 31 October 2018
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Cut out these 8 time-consuming practices and win back precious hours for your staff, without sacrificing learning or inspection outcomes.

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  1. 1 Don't panic about Ofsted
  2. 2 Avoid lengthy feedback in pupils' books
  3. 3 Only create a policy when you need to
  4. 4 Don't be on call 24/7
  5. 5 Only record data that will make a difference
  6. 6 Don't hold meetings for meetings' sake
  7. 7 Stop tailoring classes into 'learning styles'
  8. 8 Don't spend too much time on award-winning school reports

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