The effort and hard work on behalf of the person at the front of the classroom is the reason students learn. Everything else is window-dressing. Literally. Continue reading Decorating Your Classroom: Nice, Not Necessary
Penny S-K ponders being messy despite trying otherwise in this evening’s blog article. I’m not a neat person. I try my best, I really do. I love stationery: I have files and folders and notepads and all manner of organisational tools at my fingertips. But ultimately, I will never be tidy. It’s something I’ve come to accept after four decades of minor chaos. Sadly, my messiness is not confined to my surroundings: it also affects my appearance. I try to look neat and well-turned out, but somehow my shirt always comes untucked, my shoelaces come undone, my hair decides to … Continue reading Messy? No, Just Artistically Challenged!