7 ways to break the fear of observation

7 ways to break the fear of observation As seen in http://www.teachthought.com For many teachers, observations are their biggest source of dread. They stir feelings of nausea, spark vigorous and often angry debate about their efficacy, and are to be avoided at all costs. But with the trend of performance pay sliding into the education environment […]

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The Great Teachers’ Pay Scam

Teachers are paid like amateurs It seems almost arrogant to be complaining about pay rates for teachers as we enter a 6 week paid vacation. Indeed, the cries from the general populace are palpable. Of course the argument is always blurred by the general population’s bias, entrenched from their own miserable schooling experiences. However, I […]

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Back in business

It’s so easy to lose sight of it all, sometimes. This has been my world for the past 3 months, constantly scratching my head, questioning the entire ride. Am i a good teacher? Have i lost it? Did i ever have it? I’m sure i did, but am i getting too old for it now? […]

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