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Colleagues struggling with a disruptive class, setting problems and a student doing surprisingly well.... How would you support your team to motivate and engage students?

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You must be a member to download this article *new* Students not attending after school classes 

How do you encourage good attendance at after school support classes?

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(Open access) An able student was being discouraged from applying to university by her parents

How would you approach the situation in which a very able post 16 student's parents want her to get a job after leaving school?

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You must be a member to download this article Two inexperienced teachers both having problems managing the behaviour of one group

How would you support two inexperienced colleagues struggling with a challenging class?

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You must be a member to download this article A colleague having problems with discipline with one class

How would you support a colleague who was having problems with discipline in a class?

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You must be a member to download this article Too many disruptive students being sent to the head of science

What would you do if your lessons were constantly interrupted by students sent to you by other colleagues?

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You must be a member to download this article A student threatened that his mother would come in to ‘sort out’ his teacher

A student threatens that his mum will come in and sort out' his teacher. What would you do?

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You must be a member to download this article Too many students to fit in set 1

How would you solve the problem of there being too many children for set 1 but other sets underachieving?

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You must be a member to download this article A parent is verbally aggressive at parents’ evening towards an inexperienced teacher

A distressed NQT rushes out of the parents consultation room following verbal agression from a parent. What would you do next?

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You must be a member to download this article A student in a lower set did particularly well in her mock GCSE exam

What would you do if a student who was to enter at Foundation level suddenly does a lot better?

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You must be a member to download this article A student being slapped by a student from another school

One of your students is slapped by a student from another school on a school trip. What would you do?