Apologies if someone's already picked up on this, but the Beeb's running a story on former soldiers retraining as teachers to improve classroom discipline: Linky I know this should really be in Current Affairs, but I can see the way this thread will develop! So: What subject would you like to teach and to whom? How would you improve discipline? By the way, I've already baggsy'd Head of 6th Form PE at the local girls' school. Edited for mong spelling.