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Marie Thompson
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Marie Thompson

Marie Thompson is a qualified maths teacher with over 16 years’ experience and track record of outstanding practice. She has a masters in Developmental Psychology and has conducted research on approaches to teaching and learning in phonics.

Marie has undertaken teaching and learning evaluation projects in schools. She has delivered staff CPD and mentored colleagues through delivery of direct action plans.

As part of her role as an education consultant, Marie has written and created maths, writing and comprehension study guides for the 7+ and 8+ exams, curriculum guides for parents and online primary school resources. She has also delivered staff training on wellbeing, mindfulness and positive psychology.

Marie has a keen interest in the importance of staff wellbeing in education (with a particular passion for the power of ‘positive psychology’ to achieve this). For the past 6 years she has taught in the post-19 education sector, delivering a wide-range of accredited and non-accredited courses in the community.

In the last couple of years, she has been part of an ‘Advanced Practitioner’ project with the post-19 service she works for. This has included working as part of a small team to develop an action-research project based on ‘Triangles of Excellence’ for peer support and presenting the project and its findings at the Education and Training Foundation National Conference. The triangle she participated in was based on ‘Developing Reflective Learners’.

Marie Thompson's Webinars

Secondary Mathematics: An Insight into Ofsted's Research Review, Identifying High-quality Curricula, Assessment, Pedagogy & Systems

  • 30th June 30th Jun 13:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 1st July 1st Jul 12:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 2nd July 2nd Jul 13:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 5th July 5th Jul 09:00am SOLD OUT
  • 6th July 6th Jul 12:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 7th July 7th Jul 13:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 8th July 8th Jul 14:00pm

This webinar will provide headteachers, curriculum leaders, subject leaders, teachers and practitioners with insight into Ofsted’s Research review series: mathematics which provides an evidence-based conception of a high-quality maths curriculum to support Ofsted’s inspection judgements and can be used to guide curriculum planning.

Primary Mathematics: An Insight into Ofsted's Research Review, Identifying High-quality Curricula, Assessment, Pedagogy and Systems

  • 30th June 30th Jun 13:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 1st July 1st Jul 12:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 2nd July 2nd Jul 13:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 5th July 5th Jul 09:00am SOLD OUT
  • 6th July 6th Jul 12:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 7th July 7th Jul 13:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 8th July 8th Jul 14:00pm

This webinar will provide headteachers, curriculum leaders, subject leaders, teachers and practitioners with insight into Ofsted’s Research review series: mathematics which provides an evidence-based conception of a high-quality maths curriculum to support Ofsted’s inspection judgements and can be used to guide curriculum planning.

How to Prepare, Administer and Deliver the Multiplication Tables Check

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will provide headteachers, mathematics leads and teaching staff with practical support and step-by-step guidance on how to prepare, administer and deliver the multiplication tables check (MTC) before its planned introduction as a statutory assessment in the 2021/22 academic year.