Tag Archives: Work-life balance

The #SillySeason by @TeacherToolkit⤴


It’s that time of the academic year that is known to some as, the ‘Silly Season‘. Context: Picture yourself 2 or 3 weeks ago before the Easter break … Just when you thought exhaustion couldn’t get any worse, despite a brief respite, you find yourself back at school with work ‘up-to-your-ears’. For the experienced teacher, … Continue reading

Are you feeling #ThePinch? by @TeacherToolkit⤴


It’s that time of the year when teachers are tired; tempers are frayed and every minute of the day is precious. … and with the pressure of appraisal; maintaining good quality teaching and learning in your own classroom; high standards of behaviour and uniform; targets, stipulated by the government upon schools and headteachers; soon you, … Continue reading