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Posts Made By: Tiamat
Board: BusyBoard 03-28-2020, 12:01 AM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By Tiamat
Thanks for offering. We start with Google...

Thanks for offering. We start with Google classroom on Monday and our learning curve is huge. My principal is something of a technophobe. Although he has discovered Skype this week and heís all over...
Board: The VENT 03-22-2020, 11:46 PM
Replies: 15
 
Posted By Tiamat
Weíre referring to them are ďour little disease...

Weíre referring to them are ďour little disease vectorsĒ.

We were open today, but absenteeism was high (I had six kids in my class). Parents are being strongly encouraged to keep their kids at...
Board: The VENT 03-22-2020, 03:38 AM
Replies: 15
 
Posted By Tiamat
He has closed “social gatherings” - pubs, clubs,...

He has closed “social gatherings” - pubs, clubs, churches, etc, and reminded parents not to allow their children to congregate in public spaces so as not to spread infection. He scolded the country...
Board: The VENT 03-22-2020, 02:43 AM
Replies: 15
 
Posted By Tiamat
Australia

Our prime minister has just shown himself to be an incompetent, bumbling arsehole. I mean, I knew that, but didn’t expect him to show it quite so clearly. I wonder who will settle Australia after...
Board: The VENT 03-21-2020, 01:22 PM
Replies: 38
 
Posted By Tiamat
We havenít even closed. I am so angry with our...

We havenít even closed. I am so angry with our government that I cant think straight about them. So many people at high risk are just being thrown to the wolves, especially in the cities.

Be...
Board: The VENT 03-16-2020, 03:02 PM
Replies: 45
 
Posted By Tiamat
If we come to the point of closure (being...

If we come to the point of closure (being resisted at all levels other than on the ground right now) I am willing to give online teaching a red hot go. However, it is completely new to me, so I will...
Board: The VENT 03-16-2020, 02:53 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By Tiamat
If we get to this point, I am going to be on a...

If we get to this point, I am going to be on a huge learning curve, as are my academically very low 6 year olds. I honestly can't see it working for my situation, but I'm willing to give it a red...
Board: The VENT 03-15-2020, 08:57 PM
Replies: 10
 
Posted By Tiamat
In Australia we are being told that it is better...

In Australia we are being told that it is better for the economy if the kids stay at school so their parents can go to work. Many teachers are feeling like sacrificial lambs right now.
Board: The VENT 03-13-2020, 03:34 PM
Replies: 45
 
Posted By Tiamat
I work in an area where a casual teacher (what...

I work in an area where a casual teacher (what you call a sub) has to be a fully qualified teacher. They have the same, or better sometimes, qualifications and certification and requirements as I...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 03-12-2020, 01:26 AM
Replies: 13
 
Posted By Tiamat
I was blonde and started seeing grey in my early...

I was blonde and started seeing grey in my early 50s but it blended in. Then, last year, I had chemo and went bald. Itís now growing in and is completely grey. Iím waiting Until it gets to a point I...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 03-07-2020, 12:31 AM
Replies: 28
 
Posted By Tiamat
Heís gorgeous!

Heís gorgeous!
Board: The VENT 03-06-2020, 01:41 PM
Replies: 30
 
Posted By Tiamat
Well, I think you're a genius!

Well, I think you're a genius!
Board: The VENT 03-06-2020, 01:40 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Tiamat
I once had to send a child to the office three...

I once had to send a child to the office three times before they relented and called his mother. At that school, I think their pay got docked every time they sent a kid home, it was so hard to get it...
Board: The VENT 03-03-2020, 12:44 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By Tiamat
People like this are the reason I refuse to do...

People like this are the reason I refuse to do this sort of work any longer. I have long years at University and extra qualifications, and I refuse to sit back and be treated like a teacher's aide...
Board: The VENT 02-29-2020, 09:55 PM
Replies: 10
 
Posted By Tiamat
Here, the principal has to approve the request.

Here, the principal has to approve the request.
Board: BusyBoard 02-28-2020, 05:15 PM
Replies: 36
 
Posted By Tiamat
There's no reason I couldn't, but our school is...

There's no reason I couldn't, but our school is very rural. Where would I go? By the time I got to town, did whatever, and came back, lunch would be long over.
Board: The VENT 02-24-2020, 12:29 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By Tiamat
I am on 1st for the first time in my career at...

I am on 1st for the first time in my career at age 60. I totally get the neediness, coming from 3rd or 4th, it is unrelenting.

I only have 11 and don't have to deal with snow gear (it's hard...
Board: The VENT 02-23-2020, 07:27 PM
Replies: 15
 
Posted By Tiamat
That would drive me crazy. So glad that isnít...

That would drive me crazy. So glad that isnít possible for us.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 02-23-2020, 12:51 PM
Replies: 40
 
Posted By Tiamat
The evening meal is "tea", although its usage is...

The evening meal is "tea", although its usage is being replaced by "dinner". "Supper" is the snack you have just before going to bed. "Tea" for the evening meal was pretty universal when I was a...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 02-23-2020, 12:21 AM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By Tiamat
Iím sorry, weíre there cats in those photos?

Iím sorry, weíre there cats in those photos?
Board: Teachers' Lounge 02-22-2020, 01:45 PM
Replies: 30
 
Posted By Tiamat
No, never. It would be sky high because it takes...

No, never. It would be sky high because it takes major pain to get me even to walk through the door and being there usually results in a full blown panic attack at some point. I would probably panic...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 02-17-2020, 10:25 PM
Replies: 144
 
Posted By Tiamat
Iím so sorry to hear this; itís always so hard....

Iím so sorry to hear this; itís always so hard. Iíll miss her stories.
Board: Special Education 02-16-2020, 12:30 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By Tiamat
Why is your program a #### show? Why aren't you...

Why is your program a #### show? Why aren't you teaching lessons? Why are you just showing documentaries? Why are there no expectations, procedures or consequences?

I know these things may be...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 02-15-2020, 02:11 PM
Replies: 42
 
Posted By Tiamat
1. Do you like your first name? No. I don't...

1. Do you like your first name? No. I don't know what my parents were thinking. My middle name is worse. They were lovely people, but really bad namers.

2. Do you like to drive? Yes,...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 02-14-2020, 03:31 PM
Replies: 52
 
Posted By Tiamat
I can swim. Not with any great style, but I can...

I can swim. Not with any great style, but I can confidently swim. I learnt in the creek, taught by my Dad and older kids. Now it's my main form of exercise. I've never "swum" in the ocean. On...



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