The Element of Surprise

In this evening’s blog, Penny S-K talks us through a recurring nightmare and teaching in the face of a lack of planning. Do you ever have that dream where youโ€™re about to go on stage, and you discover that you canโ€™t remember any of your lines? And sometimes, for added colour, youโ€™ve also forgotten to put on any clothes? Itโ€™s a recurring nightmare for me โ€“ probably down to my slightly theatrical background and general nervousness about life. But itโ€™s a dream thatโ€™s never been more prominent than when I was a teacher. The fear of walking into any situation … Continue reading The Element of Surprise