It was a significant surprise to me when it turned out that my first progression within the school environment was on the pastoral side. When I trained my behaviour management was awful. 85 more words
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A hive of uncertainty has surrounded the announcement and set-up of the new Chartered College of Teachers (CCT). Some are delighted that a new body is on the scene to represent teachers professionally, others are sceptical that it will simply end up being dominated by the same forces that sometimes disseminate bad evidence in education today. 52 more words
Today I went on strike.
Having spent a lot of time being quite a left-wing kinda person, striking has been something I’ve supported from afar. I’ve watched strikes of doctors, teachers and others but never really thought about what happens when it applies to me. 74 more words