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Smarter marking: How I improved my work-life balance with these 5 techniques

Posted by Stephanie Anne Dudley on 16 October, 2019

Guest blog by Stephanie Anne Dudley, T&L Lead, The Excel Academy @Sad_English

 

Unfortunately, being a teacher is difficult. 

Really difficult. 

The reality of it is that it is a vocation, as no one would work over a fifty-hour week unless you really believed in it, deep down. In approaching my seventh year of teaching, I feel that this is the year where I will stop working harder but will work smarter.

The main question I will be asking myself this year is: 

Am I going to mark this? Why? And, most importantly, what is the point?

Headline & quote Twitter GIF Template 1024x512 - 3. Top tips for smarter marking to improve your work-life

 

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4 ways to spice up teaching using video

Posted by Stephanie Anne Dudley on 18 March, 2019

Guest blog by Stephanie Anne Dudley, English Key Stage Coordinator at The Excel Academy. 

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