I don’t believe it!
Sometimes in these articles I highlight aspects of school and university life which illicit the response “I don’t believe it “ and are comical and light hearted. However, sometimes a story comes along which is serious but still beggars belief.
Teachers on Twitter
It’s fair to say that teachers are cruelly generalised. We are often portrayed as a miserable bunch, constantly striking and always angry about the latest injustice imposed on our education system. To many, the word “teacher” conjures an image of an exhausted, underpaid and overworked drone, counting down the years until retirement. If you’re already a teacher on Twitter, you will already be feeling the benefits. If you’re not, I hope this blog has convinced you to join; it will be worth it.
But this is not the case. Teachers of all ages and nationalities come together on Twitter and they are excited about the profession, their subjects and the students they teach.