Monthly Archives: January 2010

I am a Nerd

I am a nerd – and proud of it. But I wasn’t always a nerd! At school and college I just did enough to pass and in some subjects I struggled. But once I discovered Mathematics teaching I became a … Continue reading

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Tips for New Teachers

I am looking forward with great anticipation, to the start of the new school year (only 3 sleeps to go!).  After 30 years I still get “butterflies” in my stomach. I love the kids. I love the challenges. “Teaching is … Continue reading

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Welcome Back!

Well it’s 33 days since my last post – but give me a break, a guys got to enjoy his Christmas break. Another year and I’m getting older (sighs!). This is very evident when “Welcome Back” reminds me of the … Continue reading

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