Twitter and teacher forums are buzzing with “What activity can I do for open evening?”. It’s the time of year where teachers become sales reps and SLT smiles are brighter than Colgate.
Teachers spend hours cutting, sticking, tidying and creating. But for what?
Are open evenings worth the time and effort?
Are there better ways to promote a school?
Do they really represent the day to day life of the school?
Are parents bothered about the activities that are presented to them?
Is this what professionals should feel they have to do?
In some cases teachers are selling their souls in…
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