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Post date: 29 March 2017 - 4:24pm
Summer Term maths mastery training around the UK with Professor Ruth Merttens. How do we know children have mastered or are on-track to master age-related expectations? Come and find out at one of Hamilton's free sessions in West Sussex, Worcester, London, Kent or Portsmouth.
Post date: 29 March 2017 - 12:24pm
Celebrate some of the significant dates coming up between now and May half-term with your class. The holidays of Wesak and Ramadan, Mary Anning's birthday, National Limerick Day, the French Open and the anniversaries of the incredible achievements by Jesse Owens and Tenzing Norgay can inspire your class to new heights of learning.
Post date: 21 February 2017 - 11:55am
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.
Post date: 7 February 2017 - 3:15pm
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.
Post date: 21 October 2016 - 10:42am
Group Readers are specially written modern stories to share in groups of three to six children. They are charmingly illustrated and facilitate reading and comprehension progression from Reception right through to Year 6. Available to download or buy, they enhance any scheme of English!
Post date: 17 October 2016 - 10:51am
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.
Post date: 13 October 2016 - 1:29pm
Hamilton's Topics can help you and your class celebrate some of the significant dates coming up between now and the Christmas break. Use St Andrew's Day, Rosa Parks Day, National Tree Week, Hanukkah and more as a source for inspirational learning in the classroom.
Post date: 29 September 2016 - 3:36pm
Are you looking to develop mathematical problem-solving skills across your school? Hamilton have a range of Problem-solving Investigation Tools that can help you do so. We provide a variety of opportunities to master the challenges of building investigative skills from Early Years through Year 6.
Post date: 20 September 2016 - 2:05pm
Hamilton is extremely proud to announce that BETT has shortlisted Celebrations for a 2017 award for Early Years Digital Content. This cross-curricular topic introduces Reception children to special celebrations in their communities and in the wider world.
Post date: 31 August 2016 - 1:23pm
Hamilton have changed the structure of Year 2 maths planning to ensure that every part of the Y2 content is covered before the statutory assessments in late May. Thank you to the teachers who suggested this improvement. We hope all our teachers will be pleased that, now that the statutory assessment date is known, our plans enable you to teach to it.