This blog is mainly for my students (aged 15-18) but everybody is welcome!.
I write about stuff that I find interesting for them,
not only for our classes but for their general knowledge, i.e. about anything that comes up.
martes, 22 de mayo de 2012
Strike in Defence of Public Education
Spain has a state funded school system and our school is a state one.
Cuts in public education have been progressively implemented lately; what does this mean?: non-replacement of education personnel, increased workload for teachers and other staff, bigger class-sizes, increased tuition fees at the higher education level, smaller salaries for teachers... Needless to say, the consequences of these policies will affect the quality of public education services.
It´s sad, it´s unfair, it´s demoralizing...That´s why I like this campaign called "I went to a state school"
I can´t picture myself going into a classroom like this next September:
So, boys and girls:
Food for thought for the government:
I got these collages from the internet but I do not know who did them - I am sorry!; I think they both have some truth in them:
The following cartoons are in praise of all those colleagues of mine who enjoy their job and are very good teachers: