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Nurture1516: a year reviewed

It’s that time of year where teachers across the country are reflecting on the last year and getting ready for the next one – nurture1516. A funny time in teaching as it’s nearly half way through the academic year. Still, … Continue reading

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Creating some balance

This post is just my way of giving my blog a little hug. To try and make it feel better for being so neglected this term.     I’ve been working hard to keep some of my term time life … Continue reading

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half term: done!

I’m utterly grateful that I get two weeks off for this half term. It’s the first time we’ve had this holiday patternĀ and this week has been glorious. Son still at school, daughter at nursery. A week to myself. Crazy, unimaginable … Continue reading

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a really big to do list

Things I need to do, or are being done to me, over the current few weeks: year 8 full reports year 10 full reports other peoples report checking updating reports with corrections year 12 and 13 practical assessment moderation coursework … Continue reading

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Not drowning, but feeling the land slip from under my feet…

The biggest new challenge for me this year is how to keep on top of my workload and keep the weekends work-free for my little boy. He’s just started school at 4 years and 2 months old. A little one. … Continue reading

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