“…teachers who leave the profession, who cite behaviour as one of the main reasons for their decision to leave, but do not specify anti-social or aggressive behaviour. The behaviours that wear teachers down are the low-level consistent behaviours of talking, being out of seat during work-time, passing notes, not completing work, turning up late, general apathy and inattentiveness”—
Tim McDonald in Classroom Management: Engaging Students in Learning, p. 184 (via alisonteaches)
I’ll take “Things That Are Important To Realize” for $500, Alex.
“Singh, who attributes his success to ginger curry, cups of tea and “being happy”, has long been acclaimed as the “Turbaned Tornado” – the title of his biography, published last year, which he unfortunately has not been able to read because he is illiterate.”—World