Make it easy for your headteacher to speak directly to your entire community by giving them a blog where they can share news, congratulate individuals or groups and publicise upcoming events. Find out more in this Life Idea from Carlton Hill Primary School, Brighton.
In our very first podcast, Ben and Lara discuss ideas for parental engagement using Life
Find out how Beechwood School in Wokingham made it easier for staff to share what they'd learned on courses, in meetings and through experimenting in their classrooms in this Life Idea
Year 5 teacher and deputy head, Emily Dawkins introduced Life Rewards to her students in order to improve the quality of their blog posts. This Life Idea explains how.
Using multimedia to inspire writing in the classroom is an effective way of inspiring many students. Because it's so easy to embed images, video and sound clips into a collaborative resource such as a forum or blog, this is a great way to offer inspiration out of the classroom too.