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What school kids say and what they mean

It’s been a few months since I last posted but I finally got around to making ┬ánote of my latest idea. Here it is: What School kids say and what they mean Today a student of mine used one of … Continue reading

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Invigilation

When you’re a kid at school or a student at university, your least favourite part of the year is exam time. Most of us dread it, others fear it and some actually don’t mind it (if you fall into the … Continue reading

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Being a Teacher Accelerates Loss of Coolness

I have some rather distressing news for you. You are not going to get cooler as you get older. Quite the opposite in fact. You are going to get less cool. In the field of coolology (a field in which … Continue reading

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Ninja Teaching

I work as a French teacher in an all-boys High School, which means I have to capture the attention of a room full of hormonal, pubescent boys long enough for them to learn something. This is not difficult if you … Continue reading

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