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Scores on the doors - the trials and tribulations of parents' evening

Parents’ evening has the curious ability of turning well-balanced adults into nervous wrecks.  Do our kids listen, have manners, have friends?  Are they kind? Are they blessed with an uncanny ability to understand complex equations (forgetting that we can barely calculate small change)?  406 more words


"You are Safe"

During our adoption preparation I had to come to terms with the fact that I am afraid of failing as a parent.

That my inability to live up to my own standards, let alone God’s is a massive struggle for me. 728 more words


Parents Evening

It’s parents evening week at my sons’ school. I don’t dread it half as much as my primary school teacher mate. I get to spend 10 minutes being bathed in praise for the little humans that we made. 299 more words


Parents' Evenings

Thing 4 was to be collected from Brownies by friendly mother while I was at Parents’ Evening for Thing 3  (“easily distracted”).  During conversation with English teacher, I can feel handbag vibrating ceaselessly.  159 more words


Starting to feel like a proper Teacher.

On Monday I had a nice day. A good lesson and a poor lesson, but I learnt a lot from it. I also got some lesson planning and admin done. 262 more words

Teacher Training

Day 160 - It's All About The Prep

Breakfast – porridge with almond milk

Morning snack – carrots and cottage cheese, plain yoghurt with sweetener

I used my morning to do meal prep, I made a chilli son carne (i.e.vegetarian), and a soup and prepare the veg for my lunch to have after Zumba. 199 more words

Weight Loss