3.10pm: “Clear the corridor guys, it’s time to go home!”
3.30pm: Phone call #3 out #20…. “Hello, is that XXXXX’s mum? This is Ms WXXX from XXXXX. Just a quick call to discuss my concerns re XXXXX’s attitude to learning and class work.”
4.30pm: Lesson planning for my five period day tomorrow. Can’t forget that I need to photocopy the resources too…
5.30pm: Right, time to mark my Year 11 books. Let’s see how many of the 30 I can get done, in the hour.
6.20pm: 16 books to go! Need these marked for tomorrow; in my tote bag they go!
7.00pm: Just made it in time to get Arianna! PHEW.
7.15pm: Right, what to cook for dinner? “Ri get in the shower please.”
8.00pm: “Ri can you eat up please, it’s almost bedtime.”
8.30pm: “Goodnight Ri, love you.”
9.00pm: Let me jump in the shower and then iron my clothes for tomorrow.
9.45pm: Right, time to mark these books.
11.00pm: Books marked, now time to tidy the kitchen.
11.30pm: Time to unwind…I’ll watch an episode of ‘Death in Paradise’
1.00am: Alarm set. Good night.
And you thought that a Teacher’s work finished at 3.30pm…