STEM Specialists in the Primary Classroom: No, thanks.
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STEM Specialists in the Primary Classroom: No, thanks.

Originally posted on Hypothetical Thinking:
I am experiencing a strong sense of déjà vu. According to a leading article in the Sydney Morning Herald this morning, NSW Education Minister Adrian Piccoli has decided to “push” specialist maths and science teachers into NSW primary classrooms because the state’s results in NAPLAN have “plummeted.” He suggests that…

Avoiding the burnout
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Avoiding the burnout

Last month, I was asked to deliver a workshop on managing workload and avoiding burnout as an early career teacher to soon-to-be NQTs at the University of Greenwich. Sadly, due to school commitments, I was unable to attend. However, it is something that is a very real and well documented. So, I’ve compiled my top tips … Continue reading