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24/08/17

Brilliant results from . Well done Troy, Trinity and Hamsa! https://t.co/cbrLGGDt3X

24/08/17

Retweeted From Harris City Academy

Well done Tabark! 8 A*/As https://t.co/k76uu7WAZB

24/08/17

Well done Francesca https://t.co/54LqeNnGF8

24/08/17

Retweeted From Harris Rainham

Another student, Amman Hussain achieving 10 or more GCSE grades all at A*/A grades or equivalent. https://t.co/Y1oc8bjb2U

24/08/17

Retweeted From Chobham Academy

Adam receiving his 3 Grade 9s and 4 A*s as part of his outstanding GCSE results! https://t.co/EBCNW1dEpS

24/08/17

Very proud of our talented students explaining the new on https://t.co/z0f6budQLG

24/08/17

Here's our stars being interviewed about the new 9-1 grades https://t.co/c4oTlNvJav

24/08/17

Will do! Thanks so much.

24/08/17

Retweeted From Harris Rainham

Atinuke and Kemi enjoying their success with our Principal, Gareth Stananought. https://t.co/CrFXXTKC9o

24/08/17

Congratulations Kemi. https://t.co/icmDhf62gU

24/08/17

Retweeted From Harris South Norwood

Expectant & nervous students beginning to arrive here at South Norwood to receive their GCSE results. Staff all prepped https://t.co/MF8WwTc20F

24/08/17

Exciting day for students across the Federation picking up their GCSE results. Looking like another fantastic year - well done all!

23/08/17

Retweeted From HarrisSchoolDirect

Shona is a Science Consultant with the Harris Federation and she works closely with our trainee - https://t.co/Gzn0vR3a3l https://t.co/PZ8Ho5bdVu

23/08/17

Three of our talented students were on this evening talking about the new 9-1 grading for https://t.co/C9aAhqLmmb

18/08/17

. star Santiago will be the first in his family to go to uni - studying Architecture . Well done Santiago! https://t.co/4yqYqBWYD2

18/08/17

Teofil from visited to talk about his results: 4 A*s. He's off to to read Physics. Amazing! https://t.co/f1tVy2tYM5

18/08/17

Retweeted From James Handscombe

Jo, Rueben and Farid also all with 4A* - great team. https://t.co/Wqav2jxDFk

18/08/17

Great to see student Samantha-Jo Onyekwere celebrating a phenomenal 4 A*s in Scroll down to see! https://t.co/fu6FqYVX3C

18/08/17

. student Teofil Aleksandrov did an amazing job on talking about his outstanding A level results. https://t.co/iPSiHPE4DF

Our Learning Commission

Launched in October 2008, the Harris Student Commission on Learning was set up as a research and development project to bring together hundreds of students and teachers to create a new design for learning across the Harris Federation.

The Commission wanted to bring about:

  • Significant and lasting changes to teaching and learning
  • A step-change in student engagement, motivation and learning
  • To achieve these changes the Commission established an ambitious programme of enquiry into the most effective learning approaches in the UK and abroad. This enquiry has been co-led by students and staff who for the past two years have worked and learned together in powerful partnerships and teams.

The Commission was designed to go beyond traditional ‘student voice’ work, helping students become leaders of their own and others’ learning with a real stake in how education is organised and delivered.

The Commission has developed a deep and practical knowledge base about what really makes a difference for student learning in the 21st Century. And it has created an irrepressible desire for and commitment to change amongst all the students and teachers involved."

Two years after it began, the Commission has published its new design for learning. This is a set of entitlements and opportunities that the Harris Federation will take forward to ensure all learners and teachers in every part of every Academy in the Federation have consistent access to world class learning opportunities.

In order to support Academies to integrate, deepen and extend their own Student Commission activities, the Federation have introduced Best Practice Trawls that began in January 2012.  The 17 entitlements will provide a framework for these visits which will take place every term, with every Academy being visited every two years.  Best Practice Briefing Papers will be published 3 times per year, with a 'Learning to Learn Journal' published annually drawing together the best of practice from all of the Academies.  The first Best Practice briefing paper was published in May 2012 and the second in Autumn 2012.

As the entitlements continue to provide a powerful framework for whole Academy Improvements, we move forward ensuring the legacy of the Student Commission through "Harris Learning".

In December 2016, the Learning Commission was re-launched with the aim of revitalising the Student Commission with a renewed vigor and aimed at ensuring that learning is ‘World Class.’

The Learning Commission presented their findings at the Senior Leadership Conference in July 2017 and their findings can be found below.

Student Commission, Summer 2017

Downloads

Name Date  
A New Approach to Student Engagement 23rd Dec 2013 Download
A New Design for Learning 23rd Dec 2013 Download
Best Practice Briefing Paper 1 23rd Dec 2013 Download
Best Practice Briefing Paper 2 23rd Dec 2013 Download
Learning about Learning Further Insights 23rd Dec 2013 Download
Learning about Learning 12 Early Ideas 23rd Dec 2013 Download
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