My love letter to teachers.

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Teachers: I love you. There, I’ve said it! I love you. I love you all. What I also want to say is THANK YOU, thanks for all you do to support young people and build dreams, knowledge, passion and enthusiasm … Continued

The Ladder – free CPD sessions.

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It won’t have escaped your notice (I hope) that my book, The Ladder is published at the end of February 2021 after 18 months of creative development, editing, word-wrangling and finessing, and I know it’s going to be a really … Continued

Things that matter are hard.

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Things that matter are hard. We watched ‘Instant Family’ last night. The ‘based on a true story’ film is about a mid 30s couple in California played by Mark Wahlberg and Rose Byrne who are responding to the ticking clock … Continued

We need to talk about pathways…

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As the world comes to terms with the effects and long-term impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is clear that young people are going to need more and different levels of support. Different from one another, different from before and … Continued

The gentle art of persuasion.

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Are some of your students in need of a boost? Do the usual suspects need a gentle shove? Do some of them really need a rocket? OK, we can help. I’m not talking about Shock and Awe or a SCUD … Continued

Reflecting and proposing…

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2020: A reflection. 2020 has been a bit, well, unpredictable hasn’t it? Regardless of your plans, hopes and dreams at this point in 2019, it’s likely that they have been largely adapted, if not decimated by the COVID-19 pandemic. By … Continued