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Welcome to the Brighter Thinking Pod from Cambridge University Press - Education. We provide a place where international education enthusiasts from all backgrounds can come together to discuss the challenges faced by teachers in a modern classroom and discover new teaching ideas. 

Our panels consist of teachers, authors, key subject figures and more. If you'd like to get involved, follow us on Twitter @CUPeducation and send in your show suggestions!

Apr 26, 2023

Welcome to the final part of this 3-part epic on assessment!

In part 1 we covered the importance of assessment, how teachers are constantly assessing in the classroom, and the principles of good assessment. In part 2 we looked at how you can set assessments up for success. In this episode, evocatively called ‘Steering...

Apr 20, 2023

In this second episode on assessment, we hone in on how to make the most out of assessments and ensure they are achieving what you set out to do. 

Once again, our host is Senior Brand Marketing Executive from the Press and producer of the Brighter Thinking Pod, Adam Steele. He is re-joined by Simon Child, Head of...

Apr 13, 2023

This is a 3-part episode on everybody's favourite subject: assessment.

In this first episode, we discuss the main principles that underpin good quality assessment and the questions you can ask to determine if your assessments have worked.

Our host for today is Senior Brand Marketing Executive from the Press and producer...

Apr 11, 2023

This episode is about managing behaviour by developing students' skills of conflict resolution. We discuss what positive peace is and how you can apply the dimensions of peace-keeping, peace-making and peace-building in schools.

Our host this week is Senior Brand Marketer at the Press and Producer of the pod, Adam...