June 25, 2023 Island Teacher

  Introduction: In the realm of education, small island states face unique challenges due to their remote locations, limited resources, and demographic crises. To address these issues, educational systems in these states need innovative solutions that can ameliorate access to subject specialists, improve educational achievement, and optimize cost-effectiveness. This blog

February 17, 2023 Island Teacher

Before entering into a consideration of Geography Teaching, it is important to come to a shared understanding of the fundamental concepts within Geography. What are the overarching concepts in Geography? Geography is a vast and diverse field, and there are several overarching concepts that help to organize and understand its

May 29, 2021 Island Teacher

Many years ago I taught a boy who had very little interest in the diet of stories and writing tasks that seemed to dominate most primary classrooms. In this small rural school, quite a few of the children knew that they would inherit the family farm and dairy herd. This