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In Good Hands
In the hands of a gifted teacher
a classroom is a magical place
In the hands of a gifted teacher
There’s a smile on each child's face
In the Hands of a Gifted Teacher
Creative Energy is Everywhere
In the Hands of a Gifted Teacher
There’s a Catalyst who Genuinely Cares
In the Hands of a Gifted Teacher
Desire and Wonder is Awakened
In the Hands of a Gifted Teacher
The Educational Agenda is Shaken
In the Hands of a Gifted Teacher
Self-Management Skills are Modelled
In the Hands of a Gifted Teacher
The Best of Reality is Bottled
In the Hands of a Gifted Teacher
Gifts and Talents are Refined
In the Hands of a Gifted Teacher
The Willed Future is Designed 
The above poem was written and composed by Ultimate Cyan and is their view on the role of a gifted teacher. The role of a good teacher cannot be put into words alone and they may well wear many hats: counsellor, friend, mentor and judge, moreover the duties of a teacher are to provide and teach the educational learning and well-being of their pupils through support and guidance following the standards set by the National Curriculum. It is the role of the classroom teacher to plan each school day's lessons and adapt said lessons to the different academic levels befit to each child within the class, this may involve grouping pupils into diverse ability levels. The teacher then has to deliver the lesson ensuring that each pupil understands what is expected of them and what they can learn from that particular lesson. It is then the responsibility of the teacher to mark the pupils work after they have completed the lesson commenting or appraising the pupil on their work or make notes of any observations they have come across. Should there be any concerns such as poor reading or writing skills or disabilities etc the teacher may then pass any issues onto the headteacher, parent, Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator (SENCO or other professionals. The teacher will also comprise pupils...
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