I wonder if a lot of teachers out there would jump straight to academic outcomes when thinking about their successes over the past year.
Surprisingly, home time was not my favourite time of the school day!
I designed a 2-part assessment item for our year 8 science classes – it worked really well!
This is the tenth part of my Reflection Series for 2017 – a self-reflection of my teaching this year. What do you hope your students remember most about you as a teacher? We all hope that our students remember us fondly, and…
When was a time this year when you felt joyful and/or inspired about the work that you do?
After completing some very targeted professional development, I plied my skills and my newfound knowledge to developing a whole new work program for year 8 science.
As educators, I believe it is so important to not get stuck in a pedagogy rut. This year I did something I’ve wanted to do for a couple of years – host a pre-service (or student) teacher.
Looking back on the year, it is important to recognise the things you accomplished and are proud of.