Mar 29, 2012 11:12:32 AM - Marie O'Sullivan
In my first teacher training placement, I watched other teachers, was allowed to raid their filing cabinets for resources, and more or less copied what they did.
In my second placement, in a different, less well-resourced school, I drew on my first experience and learned to adapt and be more creative with my planning and teaching.
And then one day, I was being observed by a mentor. During the feedback, she said “I really liked the activity you used to start the lesson – could I have a copy to u..