Why Blog About Teaching?

A little while ago I published the 100th blog on this site, and celebrated two years since I started blogging. It got me thinking about why I do this whole thing, and why I started in the first place. I came up with four key reasons. History I started blogging just over two years ago … Continue reading Why Blog About Teaching?

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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 … Continue reading “Teaching is Easy”

Would You Still Be a Teacher if You Could Do it all Again?

This is the twentieth and last part of my Reflection Series – a self-reflection of my year teaching in the UK. Knowing what you know now, would you still choose to be a teacher if you could go back in time and make the choice again? Such a loaded question, with so many implications. The … Continue reading Would You Still Be a Teacher if You Could Do it all Again?

How I Changed My Students Lives

This is the eighteenth part of my Reflection Series – a self-reflection of my year teaching in the UK. In what ways did you change the lives of your students this year? You know, I really struggled in writing a response to this question. That's why it's the second last one I'm releasing, even though … Continue reading How I Changed My Students Lives

A Big Shout-Out to my Wonderful, Helpful Colleagues from London

This is the seventh part of my Reflection Series – a self-reflection of my year teaching in the UK. Who amongst your colleagues was the most helpful to you? This job wouldn't be possible at all if it weren't for teachers helping other teachers out. You need good colleagues by your side or you would go … Continue reading A Big Shout-Out to my Wonderful, Helpful Colleagues from London