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Words, Words, Words

I just added this post to my other blog, Mid North Coast Literacy, but decided I would share it here too as some of the audiences are quite different and I really am passionate about words 🙂 : My latest … Continue reading

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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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Reflections on My Year, Part 1 – The Power of Talk

Forgive me for it has been almost a year since my last post – my, how time flies when you are having fun! This year, as you will know if you read that last post, I took on the role … 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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The Generational Divide

After two separate stints as relieving deputy principal, as well as my full time role as teacher and Head Teacher, it is increasingly clear that there is an expanding rift between the generations to be found within the school community. … Continue reading

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