The Snapped Pencil by Richard Griffiths
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The Snapped Pencil

A great learning experience happened to me on placement and it relates to the importance of consistent...

Richard Griffiths Richard Griffiths
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Never felt so guilty by Beth B
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Never felt so guilty

The worst day of my teaching life was when, half an hour after school finished for the day, a mother...

Beth B Beth B
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You know my child is called.... ? by Dave Stacey
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You know my child is called.... ?

A little late I know, but my attempts to post this from my phone while sitting in a slightly damp and...

Dave Stacey Dave Stacey
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Ooops! by Christine Norledge
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Ooops!

What's your biggest balls up and what did you learn?I'm a big believer in modelling failure; problem-solving...

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How not to teach miles to kilometre. by Charlotte Johnson
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How not to teach miles to kilometre.

One of my teaching fails has been during a tuition session and not being fully prepared.I recall recently...

Charlotte Johnson Charlotte Johnson
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Daily Mini Fails by Kate Sloman
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Daily Mini Fails

I have been sat here for a while racking my brains for some sort of memory of a huge balls up and can't...

Kate Sloman Kate Sloman
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We are not perfect. by Jessica Catnach
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We are not perfect.

I’ve had to think long and hard about this one. It seemed like it was designed to be a more light-hearted...

Jessica Catnach Jessica Catnach
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The Same Children by Beth B
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The Same Children

This is not about me and the many mistakes I have made in my 28 years of teaching, that is for another...

Beth B Beth B
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My biggest fail by Ben Sutcliffe
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My biggest fail

I once tried to combine all of the mental maths work throughout the week into one lesson every week....

Ben Sutcliffe Ben Sutcliffe
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Headland erosion and crossword blunders! by Melanie Collins
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Headland erosion and crossword blunders!

Now it's the Easter break, I have a chance to reflect on some of my 'teaching fails' of the term, but...

Melanie Collins Melanie Collins
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Mistakes - We All Make Them by Liam M
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Mistakes - We All Make Them

Going to go for a slightly different angle to the actual prompt with this one...I've made plenty of 'balls...

Liam M Liam M
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Facepalm by Luisa teachingtinyminds
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Facepalm

I'm telling myself that dredging up my facepalm moments for this blog is good for my CPD- self reflection...

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The weight of words by Lisa Harford
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The weight of words

Some words are 'heavy'. There are occasions when other people give them to you and all too often we give...

Lisa Harford Lisa Harford
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