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‘I don’t blame any teacher for not coming out as gay’

It took Iesha Small 10 years in schools before she felt she could be open about her sexuality. Here she explains whyI’d been a teacher for over 10 years before I felt comfortable enough to just be myself. I had settled into a rhythm. I wanted to be a g…

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‘I cried and he cried’: the highs and lows of exam results day for teachers

Opening GCSE and A-level results can mean tears or elation for students – but also for their teachers Continue reading…

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Let’s replace religious assembly in schools with a ‘thought for the day’ | Laura McInerney

Compulsory Christian worship is divisive and excludes many children. Why not teach them all to think about religions and philosophies instead?Back in the early 1990s, a lone Pakistani boy appeared in my otherwise entirely white primary school class. If…