Word round the campfire: what they're saying...

23rd December 2005 at 00:00
"Not long until Christmas, then a lovely long break."

Anonymous teacher on The TES online staffroom

"I had just started a new school. I was keen. I didn't want to fail this year."

NQT Rosalind Wortley, on being told by the General Teaching Council for England that she could repeat her failed induction year

"I didn't feel I was a natural teacher; I don't have the patience"

Alastair Campbell, Tony Blair's former spin doctor, on his experience as a foreign language teaching assistant in France

Stay in touch with other teachers in The TES staffroom: www.tes.co.ukstaffroom

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