Choosing to Love Your School – Why and How

In this culture of whinging about work and hating on everything, I came to a realisation that I actually really like my job and my school. As my husband said, you just need to choose which bulls*** you’re happy to put up with.

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“Teaching is Easy”

By Mr Nero

I write this today with every teacher in mind, but with the evidence of my own experiences and research. As a relatively new teacher I speak of my experience but also the shared viewpoints of the many staff I have spent time with.

Today I would like to examine the statement “teaching is easy”. Continue reading “Teaching is Easy”

The Key Thing Students Want From Their Teachers

Students expect a lot from their teachers. They expect us to teach them facts, skills, and ways of thinking specific to our respective subjects. They expect us to help them progress and succeed, achieving their personal goals. They expect us to help them develop social and emotional skills. But there is one key thing students expect from their teachers that you might not expect. Continue reading The Key Thing Students Want From Their Teachers