There have been a number of times when I’ve told myself that I’d like to take a break from teaching. I’ve refrained from doing so because I’ve felt that there was nothing else to do. At the moment, I’m spending hours travelling to and from work. Although I love my job; the kids are brilliant… Continue reading Time to leap?
I had planned to blog on my birthday, which was Wednesday, but it wasn’t possible. I went back to work on Monday and I was reminded how busy my days were. I wake up at 5am; leave the house at 6; get in at 8; teach until 4 (5 some days); and I don’t get… Continue reading 35!
Another blog post. It’s only been a day. I’m quite surprised myself. Anyway, as I mentioned before, I entered The London Triathlon. I told myself that I’d do small bits of training until the weather becomes nicer and then I’d do more. The plan was to do quite a bit of cycling. However, having spoken… Continue reading Still trying to Tri
So I’m back again, after how long? I’m not even going to attempt to work out when I last blogged. Anyway, I’ve been at home for the past two weeks. The week before half term, I was ill. I don’t think I’ve ever been so ill in a long time. I lost my voice but… Continue reading Nothing to do with teaching
I can’t remember how I knew that I had lost my voice. Maybe I was singing along to a song…or quite possibly talking to myself. However, on Sunday afternoon, I realised that my voice had gone. I tend to lose my voice quite frequently; it’s been an issue since I started teaching . It used… Continue reading I’ve lost my voice
I’m really not good at this blogging thing am I? The last time I wrote anything was in November. So what’s happened since then? I applied for a Diverse Leaders course and was accepted. I was quite pleased because for as long as I’ve been teaching, ive never applied nor attended this type of course.… Continue reading New Year
Today was the first day back to school after a two week break. I left the house in good time. As I was driving, I heard on the traffic report that there was a problem on the M25 at the Kent stretch. As soon as I heard that I knew that the day wasn’t going… Continue reading Back to school