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Lots of people talk about effective teachers as having a mysterious ‘x-factor’ which gives them special powers when presenting in a classroom. That’s a bit sad, though, because it kind of means that you either have it or you don’t, you either pass the test or fail, and the kids will love you or hate you. 909 more words
Now-What-itus. It can strike at anytime.
We’ve all been there. Our students are rockin’ along doing their assignment or project. You think there is no way any of these kids will finish in the next 10-15 minutes…and then you hear, “Teacher! 759 more words
This blog has been in the making for a good few weeks now; it has been redrafted and edited and redrafted and edited. I always get my posts proof read by my long suffering wife, not for spelling or grammatical accuracy, but as my conscience – sometimes the blog becomes more of a rant and must be saved to file for another day. 1,056 more words