Category Archives: Research

The truth about teacher attrition.


Teaching enables joy and fulfilment of a purpose bigger than the individual. (Marg L) Guiding children’s learning through the stages of development is a unique privilege. (Ken Mc) I have found that the smaller successes – such as when a … Continue reading

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Challenging the public discourse on the teaching profession


What can we do to challenge the public discourse about our profession? The Queensland College of Teachers is providing evidence to do just that. Recent media reports have again challenged the quality of teaching in Australia. These reports are often … Continue reading

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Mutual Fear


One of the benefits of gaining more and more life experience – ok, let’s be real, growing older – is it allows you to reflect on how you have dealt with certain tasks and challenges. It also allows you to … Continue reading

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