Vulgar role for TES

2nd July 2004 at 01:00
It is the ultimate accolade. The TES has been mentioned in Viz! Last month's edition of the famously profane comic featured the hero of the "Desert Island Teacher" strip firing off an angry letter to The TES.

Artist John Fardell, both of whose parents are teachers, explains: "He is a synthesis of the worst teacher imaginable. He is washed up on a desert island and all he can do is give detentions to the limpets and have sex with the odd starfish.

"He has put this letter about how undervalued he is in a bottle and it is floating around the island."

We look forward to receiving it.

Email us diary@tes.co.uk

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number

Comments

The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now