15 Feb '12, 5am

S’pore teachers offered free lesson plans on website - Yahoo! via @yahoosg

As a teacher, I spend most of my week in front of the classrooms, in between lessons I handle emails, do admin work, supervise and coach students, so lesson preparation and marking is usually done during evenings and weekends. Spend the whole of this afternoon coaching a small group of students working on projects. Sitting down with them invidually, discussing the issues they were facing, helping them come up with solutions. I could have just hid in my office, put the phone off the hook and focus on clearing the marking and admin work, but my collegues and me have a very simple rule: "Students come first". So though I spend the whole afternoon coaching the students (which was a last minute arrangement), and am now still facing the not getting smaller pile of work it is worth it because it helped the students. Noticed a lot of people here mentioned that teachers should get ...

Full article: http://sg.news.yahoo.com/s%E2%80%99pore-teachers-offered-...

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