The Springboard – P1, Q5

All images in this blog are available on Google, labelled for non-commercial reuse. All examples of my students’ work have been reproduced here with my students’ express permission. — Over …

Absent on Results Day

This is a post I wrote in the run up to results day. I’ve collated it so that it’s chronological, as I wrote different parts at different times. — It’s …

Money for Nothing

My mother-in-law keeps receipts and seems to return anything and everything to any and every shop. I’ve never known her to be refused a refund. She has taken back beef …

Speak for Yourself

Some teachers choose to tweet and blog anonymously. I accept – and often understand – their reasons. I do read anonymous anecdotes with some caution, but there’s a stark honesty from …