Bridging the Gap

Anne Waldon
2001, Vol. 6, No. 2,


What happens when pupils move from primary to secondary school? As every experienced teacher knows, progress and development can seem to stall here, and for some students, it marks the start of a slowdown and loss of interest in school that can last for years.

This paper considers the problems involved in transition and how to bridge the gap between Key Stages 2 and 3.

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