teaching

MY PUBLISHED ARTICLE FOR ‘VILLAGE’ MAGAZINE

https://villagemagazine.ie/the-elephant-in-the-staff-room-lack-of-diversity/ This freelance writing business is pretty challenging and precarious it would seem… Don’t think I’ll be giving up the day job just yet! I wanted to write something about the homogeneity and inherent conservatism of the teaching profession (particularly at primary level) as it’s something I’ve noticed and thought about a lot and during […]

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Teaching & Fantasies…

I came across the piece below today. Reading over it, it amused me and also struck me that I’d obviously had a particularly trying and difficult day on the job (I’m guessing I was at the school in Trim when I wrote this!) and fantasising about a different life was a way of coping with […]

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