Monthly Archives: March 2013

This much I know about…why the Easter holidays are great!

I have been teaching for 24 years now and, at the age of 48, this much I know about why the Easter holidays are great! Easter is the best holiday of the whole year. It seems like a gift, somehow. And everything is … Continue reading

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This much I know about…having my lesson graded Good when I felt it was Outstanding!

I have been a teacher of Economics for six months, a Headteacher for 9 years and, at the age of 48, this much I know about having my lesson graded Good when I felt it was Outstanding! Above all else … Continue reading

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This much I know about…teaching disengaged 15 year old boys how to write

I have been a teacher of English for 24 years and this much I know about teaching disengaged 15 year old boys how to write. NB! For what follows to make sense you really need to read this blog first, … Continue reading

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