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Managing Behaviour with Jillian McCalla
Managing Behaviour with Jillian McCalla
Maddie, Protocol's new Aussie Supply Teacher, attended one of our Behaviour Management Workshops and decided to share her experience. Last week we were invited by Protocol Education to attend a free workshop about behaviour management in UK schools at their head office in London. Former primary school head teacher, Jillian McCalla, delivered the workshop. The core message that Jillian conv
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22/09/17
An open letter to all TAs
An open letter to all TAs
One of our bloggers, Ray, has written this letter for the upcoming National Teaching Assistants' Day as a thank you to all the invaluable support Teaching Assistants had given him.    ‘There is a feel good factor when everything slots neatly into place and this is the difference that a Teaching Assistant makes.’ I met my first Teaching Assistant (TA) on my first day as
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13/09/17
Teaching assistance from Teacher Assistants
Teaching assistance from Teacher Assistants
One of our bloggers, Ray, has written this entry for the upcoming National Teaching Assistants Day as a tribute to the hard work TAs do and the different roles they adopt.    As a supply teacher, TA’s (Teaching Assistants) are invaluable and as school budgets are reduced, they are also a rarity these days. Whenever support staff enters the classroom the first thing I need
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06/09/17
Aussie Dollar vs British Pound
Aussie Dollar vs British Pound
  Mitch Jones is Protocol Education’s NSW-based consultant working with Australian teachers in their move to the UK. In his latest blog he chats about the exchange rate and what the fluctuating numbers mean for you. For anybody who has been keeping an eye on the currency markets recently (such an exciting pastime...) you would have noticed a steady increase in the Aussie dollar aga
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18/08/17
‘Protocol’ Netball Team Finish Another Successful Season
‘Protocol’ Netball Team Finish Another Successful Season
      Earlier this year we sponsored a group of overseas teachers, they met at our monthly pub night once arriving in the UK and formed a netball team after signing up with the company GO Mammoth. You can see them wearing the sports shirts we provided in the photo above, prompting them to use the team name ‘Protocol’. They finished their first season in 5th place
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01/08/17
Protocol Education and the Learning In Harmony Trust Part 2 - The Teachers
Protocol Education and the Learning In Harmony Trust Part 2 - The Teachers
Meet the teachers who have made their way from Australia all the way to Southend-on-Sea, not somewhere many Australians would have heard of before, but somewhere they are making a real impact. Teagan is from Melbourne, Australia. A 22years-old recent graduate of Deakin University.  Teegan is enthusiastic about teaching and has a particular interest in helping students with spe
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30/05/17
Tough Mudder
Tough Mudder
Last weekend, 50 Protocol Education staff (the filthy fifty) descended upon Henley on Thames in West London for an extreme team-building day. Have you heard of Tough Mudder? Well we participated in Tough Mudder's love child, the Half Mudder. Consisting of a 5 mile run with 13 obstacles ranging from ‘The Block Ness Monster’ to ‘Everest 2.0’, and mud. Lots of mud.
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10/05/17
Eko Trust Bespoke Recruitment Event
Eko Trust Bespoke Recruitment Event
On Weds 3rd May, Protocol Education held a bespoke recruitment event on behalf of the Eko Trust in Newham. The event was a drinks evening where senior teachers from the east London schools got to meet teachers interested in working with this forward thinking new Trust. The event was the successful first outing for the emerging partnership between Protocol Education and the Trust. The scho
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10/05/17
CPD REC Investors in People UKAS