Category Archives: On Teaching

Searching for Hilarity in the Classroom

Time spent laughing is time spent with the gods.—Japanese proverb During a recent bout of spring cleaning, I was pulling out a plethora of long forgotten objects from my night table drawer—extra buttons, lip balm, cough drops, a variety of … Continue reading

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Simple but Powerful Teaching Tips

Half of all teachers leave the profession by the end of their fifth year. Half of all inner-city teachers leave by the end of year three. I recently read this in one of the education blogs I follow. Whereas I … Continue reading

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