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First week as a teacher

In contrast to what the cynics said, my first week at Wellington East Girls College was exactly what I expected, in fact it exceeded my expectations. Some adjectives spring to mind…..exciting, interesting, chaotic at times, pacy, diverse, energetic, caring.  In … Continue reading

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Through the eyes of a teacher

I will be recording my experiences as a new teacher on the following blog; https://edwinbruce.wordpress.com/ The world is a different place when you are looking through the lens of teaching and learning, see my earlier post on TeRaekaihau Point http://wp.me/p1h4OW-P for an … Continue reading

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Why am I blogging?

Following some words of wisdom from Dan Meyer http://blog.mrmeyer.com/ in particular views expressed in http://ideasandthoughts.org/2010/11/18/how-to-make-better-teachers/ I have decided to practice what he preaches and record my experiences in teaching and learning. This will also provide a means of capturing information required for Teacher Registration.

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