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Oi Gordon – if teaching is so easy, you spend a day in my classroom

So come on Gordon, if you think teaching is so easy then get your office to drop me an e-mail and we’ll arrange for you to spend a day in a real world classroom. Just you and a few maths lessons. No security guards, just the same provision that every other teacher has.

Have you got the cojones for that?

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Leadership – How Not To Do It

With a cup of excellent Assam tea to hand I read through the contents of the piece of paper. It was the text of a farewell speech made by a headmaster. Someone who is supposed to be a leader, skilled in man management, education, psychology and discipline, to name but a few areas. To me the text of the speech did not show any of these skills, nor did it suggest levels of knowledge beyond the text itself. In short it was a cop-out.

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