The Optimus blog

The blog that inspires leaders in the UK education sector

The Optimus blog

The blog that inspires leaders in the UK education sector

Torsten Payne

Torsten Payne is the G&T coordinator at St Luke’s Science and Sports College in Exeter. Torsten also writes, consults and lectures on G&T provision across the UK.

He is the author of Stretch and Challenge for ALL: Practical Resources for Getting the Best Out of Every Student

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Torsten Payne

A lesson to challenge every pupil

Finding opportunities to stretch in the classroom shouldn't be a challenge. Here are three ingredients of a lesson that will get all pupils, including the more able, thinking. According to Ofsted , the best teaching ‘engages and includes all pupils, with work that is challenging enough and that...
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