Tag Archives: English

Reflections of My Year, Part 2 – The Craft of Writing

Much of 2012 was spent supporting teachers looking for ideas and resources to assist students develop their writing skills. Much of the discussion started in response to analyzing and reflecting on HSC and NAPLAN results but it soon moved on … Continue reading

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Cool Tools for (English) Teachers

On Monday I am hosting the Mid North Coast English Teachers Combined Staff Development Day at my school. It promises to be a great day. Prue Greene from CLIC is our keynote speaker as well as running workshops on the … Continue reading

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From little things …

I have the pleasure of teaching the Year 8 Extension English class. While they aren’t all truly truly talented English students, they are enthusiastic and willing learners that brighten up my day. This term we have been studying poetry, particularly … Continue reading

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