There are two events which are by far and away the most stressful and tension filled times working in schools. One happens every year as those all important GCSE results come in but then the spreadsheets and data packs are soon forgotten as the young people start to arrive and collect their grades. 624 more words
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Yes, this was the first note I made in Public Affairs yesterday evening.
This time it’s the politicians who’ve delivered the juicy goss for our class. 506 more words
I found some time to write by virtue of forgetting to bring my marking home. I have been thinking about when low level misbehaviour becomes, just, misbehaviour. 303 more words
The would-be saviour of Birmingham’s Children’s Services has quit BEFORE she even took up her post. McNally was lauded as “ideally suited to the job she will be doing here in the city” and as an “experienced strategic planner and innovative thinker”. 106 more words