Here are five signs that, like me, you used to work somewhere that was judged “inadequate” by Ofsted:
You pile exercise books in order from best to worst
“Ah, Jamie, excellent work today.” That’s one for the top. “Hmm, Kelly, couldn’t you have told me you didn’t have a pen 90 minutes ago?” Bottom. This habit stems from the fear of a clandestine work scrutiny.
Your seating plan is impenetrable
Generally, a lazy observer will sit in the most obvious space available, so when you enter the classroom of someone with the strategic-seating-plan habit, the desk nearest the door will have a ...