She always comes in smiling with a bounce within her walk; She’s busy but she’s always sure she’s got the time to talk. She copies worksheets, sorts them out, because I’m out of time, And when I think a lesson’s bad she’ll reassure it’s fine. He sits with kids who cannot write and never learnt to read; He helps them to make sense of work and try til they succeed. He tidies, sorts and photocopies, makes a great display; He helps to tidy classrooms at the end of every day. She laughs with students, shows them how to … Continue reading The Unsung School Hero
Every now and then you encounter a student who reaffirms why it is we started teaching in the first place. Liam is one of these pupils – have you ever met Liam? Liam is why I teach… Continue reading Why I Teach: Have You Ever Met Liam?