Secret Life of a Newbie Teacher

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Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David
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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Firstly let me apologise for being absent. This past half term has flown by. It is so relaxing being able to take time off like this for a half term break.
As we have entered 2018 I have set some pers...

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

So end of a busy week. 8 school days left till the Christmas Holidays and it’s a Friday evening. I feel this calls for an update.
For the first time in a long time I opted to walk to work today and it ...

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

So here’s an update for anyone who still reads this.

I am almost a term into my job and I love it. Every day provides a new challenge but I am so glad I stuck with it and followed my dreams through. ...

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

So finally after months of hard work I secured my first teaching post I am so happy

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I FEEL LIKE I'VE DISCOVERED A WHOLE NEW WORLD OF AMAZINGNESS...

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

So a minor update in the life of a secret teacher -
A new academic year starts today and at the moment I am on a supply list as no permanent jobs have been secured. However I have been on the phone to...

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

So paperwork has been filled in and returned. Now it's just a case of waiting for the agency to process my paperwork and to start the process of looking for jobs again

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

So things appear to be on the up. Am in talks with several agencies and filling in paper work so let's just see what happens

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

So after a long break from Campus Society I thought I would update you all on how things are. Uni ended I graduated and jobs haven't been easy to come by.
I am currently unemployed and this has led to ...

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Not going to lie the search for a job is a real struggle but trying to keep my head up. How is everyone on this fine day?

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

So for those of you who are interested after a long period of not being on Campus society due to university work I am pleased to announce that I have completed my BA Primary Education with QTS and wil...

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Currently sat in a conference for students teachers in Wales with Prof Graham Donaldson. He basically has written a whole report on the need of reform of the curriculum in Wales called Successful Futu...

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Sorry about the post a few nights ok was just my ramblings

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Evening all,

Today I want to address an issue which is often stigmatised and frowned upon by society. I am going to be frank and honest and do not mean to upset anyone reading this.

As someone rapid...

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

After a long time away and issues in general life I am back and will be regularly posting from now on. Teaching is hard but rewarding and now a balance has been restored I hope to led you on an insigh...

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Sorry for the delay guys. Job applications have been hectic and so has writing my dissertation. Hope everyone is well

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

After a few hectic days I am back.
Education clearly has a role to play in developing people however what do you want to achieve from your own education?

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Woke up this morning to several reminders on my calendar of phone X and remember to complete your data analysis and remember to clarify this with my Tutor.

All of this with a horrifically tight chest...

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

So I'm laying here awake at 23:50 in the UK reflecting on a conversation I had with my Uncle who's a fellow teacher about standardised testing. What are your views on standardised testing within educa...

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Edward

Ba Primary Education With Qts
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

First thought for a new channel. What is education? Discuss and enjoy

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