Primary Blogging

Collecting blogs about primary education

Want to know why I believe teaching is still an amazing job?

1 Comment

teamwoodrow

You’d be forgiven for thinking teaching; with the madness surrounding data, Ofsted, performance related pay, behaviour policies, lesson observations and so on and so on, is a miserable profession to be in. It can be of course. But if you’re lucky enough to be part of those magical moments where the children in your care shine you’ll remember why, despite all that, it is also the best job in the world.

Luke Abbott has been working in school this week and was joined today by Iona Towler Evans, one of our governors. Both are amazing teachers who support us to use drama based inquiry with our children. Late last year a number of us learned a little about “Chamber Theatre” and were keen to try it with our classes. Yesterday the Y4 teachers planned how we might introduce it.

To learn more about the technique read Luke’s blog http://www.imaginative-inquiry.co.uk/2013/11/chamber-theatre/

We decided…

View original post 657 more words

Advertisements

One thought on “Want to know why I believe teaching is still an amazing job?

  1. Pingback: Feeling Failure | little picture, big picture

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s