Monthly Archives: April 2013

Women’s Football

There are huge changes going on in women’s football in England at the moment. Since the success of the 2012 Olympics, where the final at Wembley between Japan and USA drew a crowd of  80,203, people have finally begun to … Continue reading

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Sir Jonathan North Community College

I made a return visit to Sir Jonathan North Community College today. I like this school – it has a calm atmosphere when you walk in. The library, especially, is a pleasant, airy room that is well run by Meena … Continue reading

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Mega Reads

I’ve just finished three days of working with six primary schools in Nottingham which are all involved in something called Mega Reads. Aimed at Year 3s, ‘Mega Reads’ is the consortium of schools’ own mini book award.  What happens is … Continue reading

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Forever Homes

Have you ever watched Location, Location, Location?  It’s the one where the two presenters, Phil Spencer and Kirstie Allsopp, show improbably young couples round properties and I shout things at the telly like: ‘How can you afford to buy that … Continue reading

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Picture Panic

I’m sorry I’ve not done much bloggage lately but I figured you’d all be still stuffing your faces (no offence) with chocolate eggs and dried up bits of hot X buns so you wouldn’t be logging on. Also, my media … Continue reading

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