Review of ‘Why Don’t Students Like School?’
Someone once told me that being a teacher is a lonely job. It didn’t make sense at first. I mean[...]
Techniques To Keep Your Class Workshop Clean
THERE'S NOTHING MORE FRUSTRATING than walking into a workshop that isn't clean... It's a downhill slope. The workshop is dirty so[...]
Storage Space That You Didn’t Know You Had in the Workshop
ARE THINGS GETTING A little tight in the workshop space? Maybe you want to buy a new machine but have no[...]
Ideas for Creating a Safer Practical Classroom
Here are a collection of ideas around creating a safer workshop for woodworking students. Routines Making students go through the[...]
Workshop Safety Rules – for the Class Workshop
Stock Standard Workshop Safety Rules No Running in the Workshop Listen to Instructions Carefully Take Only What is Needed into[...]
How to Stop Stuff Going Missing in the Workshop
NOBODY LIKES TO THINK about it, but stopping tools & equipment from going missing is a challenge for just about[...]
Ideas for Year 7 & 8 Woodworking Projects
THE FIRST WOODWORKING PROJECTS students do can wet their appetite for future years. To help keep your students interested and[...]
Ideas for Year 9 & 10 Woodworking Projects
NOTE - In Australia, Year 9 & 10 students are around 14 - 17 years old. I have a page[...]