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Workload Woes?

Stuck under a pile of marking with that research paper deadline looming?

Work-life balance lacking ‘life’?

Workplace stress can damage your health and your life.


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Workload: the beginning of an answer?

The ‘w’ word.  We hear about it in the press daily, accompanied by sorry pictures of teachers plunging headfirst into mounds of unruly paperwork. The problem is pervasive, and we all know we need to do something about it, especially if we’re going to stem what some believe to be a recruitment crisis within the sector. 639 more words

Key Insights

Getting the balance right!

This week has been another busy one. I have found that it has been quite difficult fitting the different aspects of my life into the hours that are provided. 379 more words

One at a Time

Today marks the end of this semester’s last full week of classes at Pepperdine School of Law.  Two more days next week, several “dead” days, and a couple of weeks of final exams remain so we surely aren’t done, but today feels significant because this academic year is almost, pardon the pun, in the books.  307 more words

Original Essays

Oracle global temp tabs or nologging/append - saved redo in numbers

In an attempt to reduce redo entries (and archive space) generated for only temporarily computed contents of a couple of simple tables, I regarded employing… 419 more words


How school leaders can address teacher workload issues

Much is said in the media about schools being stressful places and, perhaps, education is nearing crisis point in terms of what is being asked of teachers. 821 more words

Education Leadership

One of those meltdown days

Today has been one of those days where I just sat, freaked out and had a bit of a cry over the work that I have to do. 190 more words