The Guardian (blog)Come on teachers - it's time to shout about what we are doing rightThe Guardian (blog)If anything, I love teaching more now than I ever have in the past. It's just that I fear for its future.
Since 2010, the profession and education in general, has suffered a barrage of attacks from almost every angle on almost every front. A war has been waged on teacher's reputations, exam courses, pensions, holidays, educational institutions, funding, to name but a few. As a profession, we donned tin hats and we closed ranks. We've been on the defensive for too long. We need to start the fight back, we need to take the battle to them.