A Bit of Light Reading

Howdy Peeps! Firstly, it's 3 months til Christmas!!!! Secondly, the weather is pretty lousy today, so stay safe if you're travelling about! Yesterday was full of work and reading. I had paperwork to read through and a uni book to make notes on. If you are interested in the education system or how to support [...]

Back To School (Universal)

Hey Peeps! Thought I'd share my list of back to school essentials for any age group, whether you've got a kid starting school or are in Adult/Higher Education...or anywhere in between, these will work: Pencils. Let's start with the obvious: Mechanical or not, get several and buy either ones with eraser tops or buy separate [...]

Back to School stuff

Hi-de-hi peeps. Are you bank holiday sale shopping? Now is a great time to pick up some bargains for back to school. Generic clothes and such are on sale, particularly in the supermarkets. Even our little sainsbury's has some vests, pinafore dresses and undies available. They also have a load of stationery and drinks bottles [...]

Well Done, Good Luck and Goodbye!

Howdy Friday Peeps! Are you looking forward to the Bank Holiday weekend? Do you get one? I'm working Saturday and Monday, but the atmosphere is different... so still nice. 🙂 Anyhoo, yesterday was GCSE results day. I'm pleased to say they passed! Not just my pupils, but friends' kids, former students, and adults alike. I'm [...]

A Level Results Day

Hi Peeps! In case you didn't know, it's results day! Anyone who took A Levels, A/S levels, higher NVQ or equivalent will get their results today. If that's you, or someone you know, I'm here to say Good Luck! Whether you got the grades you wanted, or not, you've worked hard. Well Done! Be proud [...]

I May Be Crazy…. but I’m Excited!

Howdy Peeps! Happy Fri-yay! I'm a bit late uploading a blog today, but I had to do a few things because I've had some very exciting news.... I've been accepted to do my Master's degree in Education !!!! I am excited and slightly terrified...and probably crazy for adding to the workload we already have! If [...]