Be Parents. Not teachers

For many of us, it is now Easter holidays. But let’s be honest, who here actually knows what day it is? It’s Suntuemonthurwedsatfriday. I have had many friends contact me and ask my professional advice as a teacher. They are at their wit’s end after one week. So, here is my best advice and pleaseContinue reading “Be Parents. Not teachers”

How to Home school. Or not.

“We are making 10 years worth of progress in 10 days”. That’s what people are saying about the education system. It’s also what I’m saying about the wrinkles on my face. This week saw our whole routine thrown to the wind. As a teacher, I had to go off to work to spend a weekContinue reading “How to Home school. Or not.”

A BYO Election

Do not have large gatherings. Stay at home at all costs, unless urgent. That’s the word from The Man. Unless of course, it’s ELECTION DAY. Today we had local elections and for the last week or so, the towns people have cried from their windows at the passer by’s, that the election be cancelled. InContinue reading “A BYO Election”