This week I did a welcome back assembly for my S4 year group. I had a lot to say. I decided against doing the usual 'this year is massively important/pile on the pressure' approach and instead to give a message about individuality. I asked them for feedback. It ranged from 'hot' (temperature in library) and 'boring' to 'inspirational', 'helpful' … Continue reading Welcome back
The end. And a beginning. The last Saturday of the holidays. And back to it on Monday. I have had a great holiday. I have caught up with lots of good friends and connected with my family, closest and wider. I have been to Harry Potter Studios, Cambridge, Dorset, The Larmer Tree Festival, Ben Nevis … Continue reading Being well.
This week I have been into school and tidied my office. (Trigger counteraction for those in England; we are back on the 15th August and have been off for nearly 5 weeks. Don’t feel guilty!) It was quite a monumental task as the 4 very large wall shelves behind my desk contained the legacy … Continue reading In it for the long term…..