TAs worth their weight in gold

The following blog post is from our anonymous blogger in a primary school. TA, LSA, HLTA, Support Assistants – I have had some worth their weight in gold and I have worked with others who just seem like an extra member of the class to deal with.  There is nothing better than a TA who…

What do teachers think of their unions?

A report released by LKMco explores what teachers think of their unions, and defines three different categories of approach – the collectivists, the functionalist and the critics.   The report is the result of a consultation, funded by Edapt, with over 350 teachers, through surveys and interviews between January and June 2012. The authors of…