Category: Education

Yoga Failure and Success

I’m the bottom of the class.  A yoga teacher training class.

I’ve been here before; at the bottom.

During my some of my O’ and A’ levels I was that student that the teacher picked out for extra attention I was so bad.

Mrs Garrett the Maths teacher would explain the Maths to the whole … Read more

Useful Education

Grrrrr Nicky Morgan.

This week Nicky Morgan our incumbent secretary of state for Education announced that children doing arts and humanities at GCSE and A level  “are making choices age 15 which will hold them back for the rest of their lives”. What bollocks.

What an assumption that any one decision can hold us back.  … Read more

Great Schools

School’s out!  Hooray!

‘You don’t usually have the radio on’ said lovely man as I sang along on Thursday night whilst enjoying making tea ‘what’s changed?’. ‘ I’m on holiday’ I replied singing along to The Summer of 69.

At cinema night, Tara, who’d also seen me on Monday night said; ‘your energy is … Read more