Anne Haig Smith

Anne Haig Smith

Director, Activate Learning Group

Anne is Director of the Applied Learning Foundation at Activate Learning Group based in Oxford. Her role has a quality and research focus for teaching and learning, including key oversight of the cross-group provision of English and maths. She is Chair of the AOSEC English and Maths Network. Anne is currently engaged in doctoral studies with particular interest in digital experiences of professional learning. Previously, Anne was Head of Faculty for English and Maths at Abingdon and Witney College and has delivered a variety of conference sessions, ETF leadership projects and reviews.

GCSE maths resits – dread or delight?

Skills 5

Student voices are either absent or anecdotal in any discussion over the continuing government policy requiring GCSE resits for all grade D students. This session will unpick research findings gathered in a further education college about the variety of student attitudes to this policy and attempt to analyse the findings in a way that can […]

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