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No Longer here (very often)

Due to work load and my Beloved’s constant complaints, I’ve had to reduce my blogging load.  I’ll still be carrying on at TwistedScottishBastard Thanks to all who have read and hopefully enjoyed some of these posts. Who knows; I (and … Continue reading

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Idiots I have known

I was commenting on ManOfError’s blog recently about how thankful I am that we’re all different.  It stops life from getting too boring, and in 50-odd years I have seen a lot of differences. Idiots keep us amused.  You can … Continue reading

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Ethnic Education

Teachers in New Zealand are in the middle of an industrial dispute over pay and conditions. The usual back and forth, issuing vague threats through the media, nothing very new, I believe it’ll get sorted out reasonably quickly. But yesterday … Continue reading

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Guilty

After reading ManOfError’s recent posts regarding history, and also reading Steve Braunias in the Star Time I must confess. I have been guilty in the past. I stole a chocolate biscuit from a sweet shop beside my primary school when … Continue reading

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Am I a good Teacher?

I tend to be a bit arrogant. No, no, don’t be hesitant, tell me. I know it. I do not suffer fools gladly. I am happy to help anyone overcome a problem, but if I give someone an answer, I … Continue reading

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Teacher Training

I’ve been a teacher for over 13 years, so my recollections of my own experiences in teacher training college in Scotland are a bit hazy and vague. I remember; working in groups with a tutor, breaking down the curriculum into … Continue reading

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