World Teachers’ Day… did you know there was such a thing? Well, there has been a World Teachers’ Day held annually since October 5th 1994!
Work experience student, Alex, has recently chosen her A levels and shares some tips on what to consider when making this decision. “‘The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.’ – Sydney […]
Ever since I was little I would always play pretend schools with my friends. One of us would pretend to be the teacher and the others would be the students. We’d play for hours; enjoying the novelty of writing on a whiteboard and demanding that the ‘children’ listen, thinking that was what it was all about… Oh! How wrong we were…
I was always lucky doing my A-Levels. I never had to decide whether or not I wanted to go to university because I knew I needed to in order to achieve my dream of being a History teacher.
So you might be looking into whether university is the right option for you. A few years ago I was in the same situation. I knew I wanted to be a primary school teacher, but I also wanted to travel and take time to consider whether going to university was the right pathway for me.
I can’t quite believe that my University experience is drawing to a close – time has flown by!
When I submitted my UCAS Application Form, I could never have anticipated all of the fantastic opportunities the University has provided me with.
You may be thinking about going to university, but are unsure of what it is you would like to study, or you may be finding it difficult to choose between various courses which interest you.