How to ensure ‘smart new teachers’ stay in the schools in which they are most needed

Last Saturday I witnessed my first speech day at Wellington (watch this trailer by the student-run TV station, WTV, for a glimpse of what the day had in store). Singing, dancing, poetry, speeches and prizes, made up a breath-taking 3 hour(!) spectacular in a ‘big-top’ hired out specially for the event. One could only marvel … More How to ensure ‘smart new teachers’ stay in the schools in which they are most needed