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During my supply teaching days I used to be called into one particular school to help teach the testicular cancer awareness lesson as it was well known that I didn’t mind talking testicles. I loved the way the 16/17 year old toughies went very quiet and started squirming in their seats when the very graphic […]


As I’ve mentioned a couple of times before I’ve never had a proper job;  something I am quite (inexplicably – Lo,TG Ed) proud of. Anyhoo, whenever we were in need of some cash I would do a spell as a supply/substitute teacher, and inevitably taught many subjects that I knew little about. (A wide field, […]