Don’t push me

Our first round of Cluster meetings in the Wellington region have now finished. We have been party to wide-ranging discussions on issues concerning implementing the revised Curriculum, some of which I have raised in other posts (hollow laughter at the mention of one day release time, for example). A dominant topic – that of the […]

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Me: If the revised curriculum was an animal, what might it be? English teacher: A squid, obscured by its own ink. Nice response, I thought. It’s tricky to get all the parts moving together, its slippery, its inky-ness makes it hard to see what’s really going on…. The opening gambit was my ‘warm up’ attempt […]

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