My role as an LSA inspired me to become a teacher

I haven’t always worked in education. My first career was in retail and the roles I had varied from working in a local pharmacy, to managing a book shop.  My last role in retail was as a training manager for Tesco. But when my career hit a wall – I wanted to become a personnelContinue reading “My role as an LSA inspired me to become a teacher”

A letter to Early Career Teachers

Dear Early Career Teacher, Congratulations! By virtue of the fact that you’ve acquired this new, if somewhat weird, title it means you’ve had your portfolio of evidence signed off by your mentor and are on your way to starting your first teaching post. No doubt you’ve been congratulated by family, friends and the trainee teachersContinue reading “A letter to Early Career Teachers”

5 websites you should subscribe to (one of them may surprise you!)

One of the most important things about being in education is keeping up to date with what’s new in the world of education. One way of doing this is to trawl through the thousands of posts that are sent via Twitter every day. The other way is to subscribe to some of the websites thatContinue reading “5 websites you should subscribe to (one of them may surprise you!)”