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Practising Teacher Criteria

To be a registered (and re registered) teacher in New Zealand you have to collect evidence that you meet the 12 Practising Teacher Criteria (PTC). One of the more challenging criteria to meet without contrivance or tokenism is PTC3 below. 3. … Continue reading

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Chaos – first few days

Business as usual (and not unique to WEGC). The first couple of weeks are all about settling down. On a normal day…. Overs and unders in class sizes … some juggling is required. A class of 35 probably ain’t going … Continue reading

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Strange but true

Over the last few months teachers at WEGC have been able to take an alternative route to the top school grounds via Ellice Street. This was quite helpful given building construction and relocation of car parks . Sadly the Wellington City … Continue reading

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Schools and OSH?

With schools increasingly making devices compulsory I wonder what our obligations are with regards to health and safety. An employer has a range of obligations, I assume schools also do. Who has accountability for teaching appropriate use of devices at schools … Continue reading

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