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The teacher version of Slade's Merry Christmas Everybody
13th December 2017 at 16:37
‘Decision-makers need to leave their ivory towers and find out what life is really like in our toughest schools’
6th December 2017 at 15:06
'It’s time to end parental choice – our most vulnerable children are losing out'
30th November 2017 at 13:09
'Schools can't function without teaching assistants – but they're first in the firing line when budgets are cut'
22nd November 2017 at 14:02
'The consequences of the government's education funding cuts? A lost generation of pupils'
15th November 2017 at 16:01
‘A blame culture inculcates every part of the school community’
8th November 2017 at 15:31
'When teachers spend more time on planning than the teaching, we know we have a problem'
1st November 2017 at 16:55
'Too many schools hold parents at arm's length – we need to firmly embrace them to achieve the best for all pupils'
24th October 2017 at 11:58
'The best schools have an "ethos" that includes the head, the teachers, the governors, the kids and the parents'
18th October 2017 at 16:36
'If Ofsted were itself inspected, it would be put in special measures'
12th October 2017 at 10:02
'The legacy of the London Olympics is in tatters – too many schools are failing to provide PE'
5th October 2017 at 10:49
'I'm trying hard to be positive about the state of teaching. Really, I am'
27th September 2017 at 16:10
'Our pupils are now just numbers in a giant machine'
14th September 2017 at 13:27
‘Too many schools have forgotten that fun is crucially important’
8th September 2017 at 12:16
'Never forget that your home isn't an extension of your classroom' – new school year resolutions for teachers
30th August 2017 at 18:02
'The teaching profession is in crisis. We need a national plan. Instead we have THIS government'
8th August 2017 at 13:48
‘Too often teachers react to the arrival of the summer holidays with an intense period of introspection’
26th July 2017 at 13:06
'Better pay, improved workload, more new teachers ... and five other things we won’t see next year'
20th July 2017 at 15:39
'The rise in exclusions is a national scandal and should worry all of us'
15th July 2017 at 12:02
'Let's recognise Sats for what they are – a sprint to see who wins and who loses'
4th July 2017 at 15:55
'Successive governments giving so much credence to meaningless data has got us into this mess'
30th June 2017 at 15:02
'Our recruitment system is clear as mud – references are not worth the paper they're written on'
23rd June 2017 at 15:01
'Nobody should earn more than £200k for running an academy chain. It's an insult to education'
12th June 2017 at 15:48
'Schools must ring with laughter – if only as an antidote to the relentless pursuit of results'
31st May 2017 at 15:01