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STEM X - Fly In and Check It All Out

The first ‘day’ of our STEM X Academy was relaxed, giving us a chance to meet the other 70-odd people we would be spending the week with. 910 more words

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Would You Still Be a Teacher if You Could Do it all Again?

This is the twentieth and last part of my Reflection Series – a self-reflection of my year teaching in the UK.

Knowing what you know now, would you still choose to be a teacher if you could go back in time and make the choice again? 1,979 more words

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Blind Cavefish and You … Who Knew?

If you were a grown up in the years between 1975 and 1988, you might remember the famous (or infamous) Golden Fleece Award issued monthly by Senator William Proxmire (D – WI) to government funded projects and research that he deemed a waste of the taxpayers’ money. 1,440 more words

The Most Stressful Thing

This is the eighth part of my Reflection Series – a self-reflection of my year teaching in the UK.

What has caused you the most stress this year? 280 more words

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A Big Shout-Out to my Wonderful, Helpful Colleagues from London

This is the seventh part of my Reflection Series – a self-reflection of my year teaching in the UK.

Who amongst your colleagues was the most helpful to you? 2,225 more words

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If I Could Have Set My Own Salary

This is the nineteenth part of my Reflection Series – a self-reflection of my year teaching in the UK.

Pretend that you get to set your own salary for this past year based on the job that you did. 399 more words

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