So many times in the media we see teachers and schools being dragged through the mud for getting something ‘wrong’. Half the time I look at those ‘wrong’ things, and wonder why the school is concerned with it in the first place. Continue reading Are We Supposed To Be Teachers or Surrogate Parents?
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.
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”
So I’ve made the decision to not return to my school next term, but because of the weather I wasn’t able to say goodbye to my students. Continue reading Not Being Able To Say Goodbye Sucks
Teaching as a profession is in desperate need of an overhaul, but for the sake of the teachers, not the students. Continue reading Why Are We Letting Ourselves Drown?