As term winds down, Lisa finds herself busy with unexpected tasks such as UCAS forms and fixing the school telescope, plus she still has to tame … Read more
Lisa is juggling many new experiences, having begun her NQT induction in January after taking time out to have a baby. “It has been … Read more
Our student blogger is over half way through the year. She has started a new school placement and has even found time to interview for jobs… now she has a few pearls of wisdom which are well worth taking note of.
A third of the way through her PGCE and our blogger is still as enthusiastic as ever, despite facing the challenges of having to teach subjects that she doesn’t feel comfortable with. “Even though I see the importance of science as a whole, I struggle enormously with teaching chemistry at KS4.”
Only a few weeks into her course and our PGCE student is already in the thick of it. “After this initial paper work we were … Read more
This year we are joined by a new student teacher who is undertaking a PGCE in Physics with Mathematics from September 2012. Despite being eminently qualified in Physics and Astronomy, she is experiencing all the trepidation and excitement of student teachers everywhere.
Follow her journey this year as she shares her fears, expectations, achievements and disappointments.
This is the fourth posting from our student physics teacher (read his last post here) and the last one of 2011. He’s busier than he ever imagined … Read more