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Unprepared at the right time? 3 reasons why you're missing out on great opportunities

I can remember it like it was yesterday. I was standing in my school’s main office talking to one of my teachers about an upcoming school assembly, at which students would be encouraged to showcase their talents. 1,035 more words


Oxford is English Conference 2014: a re-cap

Amanda Louey, our Secondary Editorial Assistant, provides a re-cap of our ‘Oxford is English Conference’ which was held on Friday 22 August 2014  in Melbourne. 860 more words


Goals for the Year

As I mentioned recently in this post, I am going to try to join the 30-Day Blogging Challenge for Teachers. I may not stick to the suggestions for topics outlined in the challenge since I’m not a classroom teacher. 215 more words


La rentrée

It has been a whirlwind these past few weeks as I returned from France, transitioned to my “regular” job, and now am finally getting a weekend to relax and recharge before starting September strong. 309 more words


What We Love About Our Jobs

– Melissa Downes, Mel Michel, Elisabeth Sauvage-Callaghan, and Jeanne Slattery

Partners recently offered its annual retreat, which the four of us organized. One of our exercises was a discussion of what we love about our jobs, which we share here. 338 more words