Jim Baker's Online Learning
Views on teaching and Learning
Need Advice/Help?  About Me
Assorted Links to Jim's Originals
Primary KS1 and KS2 Links
Secondary KS3 Links
Secondary KS4 Links
Secondary KS5 Links
Hess's Law Calculations - Jim'sWay
Mind Mapping Links
Jim's Exam Advice
Teacher/Teacher Training/EAL Links
General Links
Science KS3 Web Links
Jim's Olde Notes and More
Jim's Useful Widgets
Sudoku Puzzles
Reciprocal Links

Teacher/Teacher Training/EAL Links


Teacher/Teacher Training Links

48 Ultra-Cool Summer Sites for Kids and Teachers
50 Really Cool Online Tools for Science Teachers
A School Leavers Guide to Getting a Job in Scotland
Accredited Schools Online - A Guide to Online Schools
Discover Business Degrees: In-depth Education Resource
Advice on writing a CV  More Advice
BigMarker - an excellent free web conferencing community
Career Assessment Tools & Tests: Assessments for Students, Job-Seekers, Career-Changers
Chemical and Other Safety Information
Chemistry Add-in for Word 2007 and 2010
CLEAPSS  Student Safety Sheets
Common Job Interview Questions and Answers (Examples)
Concordia Online - Literary Resources
Cyber Degrees -
providing free educational information and support to those who are interested in learning about cyber security degrees and higher education!
Delivr - Free QR Code Generator

Department for Education - The Department for Education was formed on 12 May 2010 and is responsible for education and children's services
Discover Business Degrees: In-depth Education Resources
Docstoc - Search over 23 million public documents
Dragonfly Training
Elate - E-Learning and Teacher Education
Enquiring Minds - A great site for ideas related to active teaching and learning. There are many ideas for using collaborative multi-media tools in the classroom
Find Your Context - helps you find the perfect degree for your life, goals and circumstances
Flubaroo - a free tool that helps you quickly grade multiple-choice or fill-in-blank assignments
Free PDF to Word Converter
Get into Teaching
How to Become a Teacher without a Degree
How to Optimize your Linkedln Profile to get More Jobs
How to Write a Resume: A Step-By-Step Guide
Inclusion Development Programme
Independent Thinking
InformED - your  learning and ideas hub
Innovate My School - Innovation and inspiration for teachers
Institute for Hands-on Science, Engineering and Technology
John Bayley - Educational Training -John Bayley is one of the country's leading experts in behavioural management in schools. His site offers information about his latest book as well as links to his Teachers' TV programmes "Teaching with Bayley" and more
Kiddle - the child-specific visual search engine
Learning and Skills Network (LSN)
Learning Outside The Classroom
Mad Physics Dot Com - Created to get people excited about Science
Maths Resources
Mesothelioma Group
naldic - the national subject association for EAL
Nass - The National Association of Science Students
National College - formerly NCSL
O2 Learn
Practical Chemistry
Practical Chemistry Labskills - free software for every UK state secondary school
Practical Physics
Preproom.org - the online science preproom
Prezi -
Create astonishing presentations live and on the web
Satellite Sighting Information
ScienceGuy - Check out Bill’s excellent site for science projects
School Badge Store
Teacher Jotter - Social Network for Teachers.  Build professional relationships, share resources, exchange ideas and opportunities.
Teacher Support Network - providing practical and emotional support to staff in the education sector and their families
Teachers TV
Teacher's Domain
Teacher’s Guide to Currency Around the World
Teaching Resources
Teaching Thinking
TeachShare - Your Free Environment Resource
Technology in the Classroom - 21st Century Learning - A Blog for Teachers, Students and Parents
TES Connect - Career/Trainee Teachers and NQTs
TES First Appointments 2, Part A
TES First Appointments 2, Part B
The My Tutor Guide to UCAS: Your One-Stop Guide
The New Induction Standards (from 1 Sept 2003)
The Salters' Chemistry Lab
The Ultimate Guide to Completing an Application Form
Thinking Skills - A unique approach to teaching thinking tools and strategies to young people, a  thinking school programme of training and evaluation which brings together years of experience in research, evaluation, curriculum development consultancy and training
Transferable Job Skills for Job-Seekers
Tutorfair - a hub to connect teachers and students
twiducate - Social networking for schools
Udacity -
Udacity is a totally new kind of learning experience.
Ultimate Guide to University Admission Interviews -
an in-depth and helpful resource created for students (and their parents) who are preparing for a university admission interview. The guide showcases some of the most common questions asked during an interview, as well as tips on how to best answer them. It also shares helpful advice on how to present yourself during a university interview such as being assertive (but not overbearing), using strong and confident body language, advice on what to wear, and plenty of other useful information.
Useful Teaching Resources
Using Social Media and Personal Branding to get a Teaching Job
Utah Education Network (uen) - an excellent educational resource
Vyew - Next-generation Online Collaboration and Web Conferencing Service.  Check out the video below
ZigZag Education - Educational classroom resources for schools and colleges

EAL Links

SSL Galaxy
ESL Kids Lab
Online Dictionary - Bengali
Online Dictionary - Chinese
Online Dictionary - Lithuanian
Online Dictionary - Polish
Online Dictionary - Portuguese
Online Dictionary - Russian
Online Dictionary - Spanish
Online Polish Translator
Online Translator
Portsmouth Ethnic Minority Achievement Service (EMAS)
Translate - Translate words, websites and documents in real time. Free online translations.





Teachers’ Standards from Sept 2012

Ten Key Rights for NQTs




Professional Standards for Teachers