RAG cups are red, amber and green paper cups which some schools make available to every child in every lesson. The expectation is that children will continuously reflect on their learning, asking themselves throughout the lesson How is my learning going? and showing their answer using the cups. In simple terms red means I’m stuck, amber means I‘m not sure, green means I understand.
Here’s what a deputy headteacher in Manchester had to say about their transformational effect:
Here are some quotes from Manley Park pupils: