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These kids

There are some students who storm into your teaching life, and you know immediately: they’re going to be fine. They will have issues and problems and troubles, of course; they will have tantrums and bad days and choice words used at the wrong time, of course; they will miss detentions and not read enough and worry about you calling home, of course. 760 more words


Thursday 25.06.15

I was up early had coffee then went out and sealed up my workshop roof, it still leakes in really heavy rain, after a bit of breakfast I got ready and went to work, had a very busy day in work and I don’t know where the time went today, after work I met the family at Cameron’s… 99 more words

Every Day Stuff

Your five minutes starts now: a brief reflection on parents evenings.

Four classes, an average of 30 students per class, five minute appointments, 4:30-7pm, one night only. Now I am not a Maths genius but even I can see that doesn’t work out. 111 more words

General Teaching

Bullying, finishing school and a birthday?


So I finished my ISA paper! It was really hard, including topics we hadn’t even covered in class. This is reflected in my grade.. 26/50 or an E… ouch. 808 more words

Holding that positive thought... THAILAND! 

So I’m sure this week is going to kill me. Teaching, marking, meetings at lunch AND parents evening four out of the five nights. Not to mention a new baby in the family that I NEED to see as a matter of urgency. 112 more words


Year Eleven Evening

We would like to invite to you an information evening for Parents, Caregivers and Students of Year 11 to be held on Wednesday 25 March… 80 more words


School and the Single Parent

Tonight is parents evening at school and as usual I will wear my office clothes and make sure my nails are done in an attempt to feel like the “grown up” it sometimes feels like I’m pretending to be (not helped by the teachers making you sit on those tiny little kids seats).  848 more words

Family Life