CHOOSING PRIMARY SCHOOL

All parents want to ensure that the early life experiences of their child has a positive influence on their growth and development as this will play a major part in their child’s future life choices. It is understandable that as parents we want to provide our children...

ARE YOU TOO YOUNG OR TOO OLD TO TEACH?

Teaching as a profession can prove to be a highly rewarding experience but it does require a lot of patience, dedication and commitment. It involves spending many out of school hours which can involve preparing lessons, marking work and writing reports. It is not...

PREPARING FOR TEACHER TRAINING

If you have been accepted on a teacher training course it is probably a good idea to start thinking about the preparations you will need to undergo in order to ensure that you have a comfortable start to the year. Whether you have decided to undertake a university...

CREATING A POSITIVE CLASSROOM ATMOSPHERE

As a teacher, you will be in charge of several different classes which will include pupils of different age groups and varying abilities. Teachers therefore need to hold within themselves the flexibility to comfortably adapt themselves to a range of teaching methods....

JUGGLING TEACHING WITH HOME LIFE

Many people would agree that teaching is a highly fulfilling job, where one experiences a sense of satisfaction and admiration towards their own efforts and the efforts of their students; particularly when targets are reached and positive progress is made. However, it...