Word round the campfire: what they're saying...
A teacher on NQTs (the TES online staffroom )
* "I'm absolutely loving it. I really think teaching is one of the best jobs in the world."
An NQT (TES online staffroom) * "I need kids to realise that I'm a teacher, that I'm not just here for a joke. It's about letting them know I'm not to be messed with."
Caroline, Manchester art teacher, on getting used to life as an NQT
Stay in touch with your colleagues in the TES Staffroom: www.tes.co.ukstaffroom