I thought I might highlight the characteristic issues that adolescents present for their teachers and families. Here is an article that I published in Teacher.
These are two relatively recent contributions I’ve made to The Conversation. https://theconversation.com/viewpoints-should-teaching-students-who-fail-a-literacy-and-numeracy-test-be-barred-from-teaching-109882 https://theconversation.com/lets-abandon-naplan-we-can-do-better-95363
This is an article that has attracted a lot of attention. I’ve tried to describe the perceptions that seem rife about teaching. The comments that
A comment from a popular online blog: “Yes, they do have to be smart and most of my colleagues are smart. By which I mean:
‘Teacher’ has published part 2 of my article on positive teaching today. Have a look!
An article I’ve written for ‘Teacher’ has been published today …all about the place for humour in teaching, using Dr Seuss as the muse. This