Teacher retention is once more in the news, with the Education Select Committee calling for a long-term plan to deal with teacher retention and recruitment. Hamilton Trust recently ran a survey asking teachers what tasks they spent most time doing, whether they considered these tasks worthwhile and if they had considered leaving the profession due to pressures at work. Read more
Hamilton is looking for a well-organised and highly literate and numerate person to manage the personnel, equipment and physical space of our small office in Oxford. The post will be 22.5 hours a week at a salary likely to be in the range of £27,000-£30,000 (pro rata @ 0.6) depending on experience. Read more
International Women's Day, World Story Telling Day, World Theatre Day and other special dates are just around the corner. They provide the perfect excuse to explore cross-curricular sessions from Hamilton's Topics. Inspiring outcomes include paining waves, writing magical stories, and making musical theatre boxes. Read more
How do we get numerically fluent children who enjoy mathematics? Come find out at Ruth Merttens' FREE seminars. This session outlines four key strategies which enable teachers to engender mental agility with numbers as well as a deeper understanding of mathematical operations and concepts. Read more
Have you ever wished that Ruth Merttens would run a maths-focused staff meeting at your school? Well, now's your chance to deliver one of her staff events yourself, under her guidance. Hamilton has put together a set of materials to facilitate getting your teachers on track for delivering consistent maths teaching across your school. Read more
New dates in Hampshire, Surrey, Essex and North Devon. How do we know children have mastered or are on-track to master age-related expectations and also ensure that they continue to enjoy their learning of mathematics? Come and find out from Professor Ruth Merttens this Spring Term. Read more
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Hamilton Trust is a UK charity working to support high quality teaching and learning. We provide comprehensive English, Maths and other planning materials for primary teachers; we run maths projects at both primary and secondary level; and we provide pedagogical training - all under the guidance of Professor Ruth Merttens.

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  • Teacher retention is once more in the news, with the Education Select Committee calling for a long-term plan to deal with teacher retention and recruitment. Hamilton Trust recently ran a survey asking teachers what tasks they spent most time doing, whether they considered these tasks worthwhile and if they had considered leaving the profession due to pressures at work. Read more
  • Hamilton is looking for a well-organised and highly literate and numerate person to manage the personnel, equipment and physical space of our small office in Oxford. The post will be 22.5 hours a week at a salary likely to be in the range of £27,000-£30,000 (pro rata @ 0.6) depending on experience. Read more
  • International Women's Day, World Story Telling Day, World Theatre Day and other special dates are just around the corner. They provide the perfect excuse to explore cross-curricular sessions from Hamilton's Topics. Inspiring outcomes include paining waves, writing magical stories, and making musical theatre boxes. Read more