Essential advice for new teachers

As a new teacher, you'll be looking back over the last year and feel as though you've been through a whirlwind. You've learned so much, you've come so far, but you may still feel like there's a mountain to climb. I asked the teacher community on Twitter, "what piece of advice do you wish you …

What to say at parents evening

Parents' evenings can be daunting for both new and experienced teachers. The sheer number of parents each expecting your full attention, detailed answers to complex questions and an in-depth knowledge of how their child is doing. It can sometimes feel like you're the one sitting the exam! Here are a few things to focus on …