Yes, Teachers Have Favourites. No, It's Not Your Kid.

Naughtiest kids are the best to teach. It’s true, we heard it straight from the teacher’s mouth. This week we get a juicy look inside the staff room; from the truth about NAPLAN to the best end of year present to buy them. And it’s not a block of choccy or another coffee mug with ‘World’s Best Teacher’ on it. If you feel like you never spend enough time with your kids, we’ve got great news. Plus, Andrew has a moral dilemma – can you yell at someone else’s kid? And Holly’s daughter is ready to rule the world, or at least Australia. Vote Matilda for Prime Minister.

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Your hosts are Holly Wainwright and Andrew Daddo

With thanks to Chriss Mogg

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