So anyone who has read my post on redundancy will know that I am searching for a full-time work now. Whilst I find a position I can settle in, I have signed onto a teaching agency. Before working on an agency I always saw it as an easy life. Since working on the agency I have … Continue reading Supply Teaching — The Good, The Bad
In my previous blog, I provided 8 suggestions on how teachers can manage and improve challenging behaviour in the classroom. One other way to improve behaviour and manage issues at school is to reward positive behaviour, rather than focusing on the negative actions of some students. Cognitive behaviour therapy states that you ignore all bad … Continue reading Token Economies to Reward Positive Behaviour
Ever struggled with your children’s math homework? Need to help your children learn math concepts with ease? Every week I am met by parents who suffer with Math especially multiplication. This is the easy guide to long multiplication.
I recently saw a post that made my blood boil; the post stated that bad behaviour in the class is never the fault of the teacher. Some children have problems but, there is always something that the teacher can do. Teachers as educators should be educating students on how to deal with their behaviour. In … Continue reading 8 Techniques to Encourage Positive Behaviour in the Classroom
Improving young peoples prospects for the future. Often in the classroom, I meet young people who cannot or will not read. This reluctance stretches as far as their GCSE textbooks. My students are eager to watch the film but, refuse the book. Any bookworm will know that this is a different experience completely. How can you … Continue reading How to Get Young People Reading
Tips and Tricks to Gain That Grade 1 Lesson Observation. An outstanding lesson isn’t what the teacher does it’s was the student learns. Ofsted defines an outstanding lesson has containing these three components: Are all pupils challenged? Are all pupils making progress? Are all pupils at least engaged and at best inspired? Planning the Lesson When … Continue reading How to Become an Outstanding Teacher
Press one to pay a bill, press two to hear your balance and so on until you get to the last option, press nine if you actually want to speak to a human. Sound familiar? Call centres are almost all automated. Car production lines are automated, lots of packing and sorting agencies are automated. In … Continue reading Teaching in the Future