- Grammar school A-level row head suspendedThe head of a school where some pupils were stopped from taking A-levels, is suspended.
- 'He hid in a cupboard - we just couldn't get him to school'When Evelyn and Tony adopted Ryan at the age of seven, his special needs were not immediately apparent.
- Cambridge Uni students get Shakespeare trigger warningsCambridge University students are given "trigger alerts" that they might be upset by some text.
- 'Go to the dentist and get fined £100'Dentists warn that thousands of vulnerable people are wrongly being fined over dental treatment.
- 'I found a job I love through battling depression'Catherine says becoming ill at university inspired a career in mental health social work.
- 'I felt so low, I couldn't see a way out'A record number of children seek help from Childline over suicidal thoughts and feelings.
- Grammar school A-level row head suspended
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- 1976: Blue Peter showed off a phone with no cable that you could even take outside. Watching this now not sure... fb.me/7zMmvU3XL 2 days ago
- So very proud of all our 11+ers ! 6 days ago
- 11+ results day.... fingers crossed for everyone waiting. As a parent who's been through it twice I know how... fb.me/1CPYarA2E 1 week ago
Monthly Archives: April 2012
Frequently asked Questions What subjects Kip McGrath Ashford teach? We teach pupils in the areas of English, Maths Reading, Writing, Spelling and Comprehension at Primary and Secondary level. We also offer tuition to help prepare your child for exams such as the Kent … Continue reading
Offence is in the eye of the beholder?. A great blog about how libraries have been out under pressure by a tiny minority of parents to pull books from the shelves due to the parents view of unsuitability. As a … Continue reading
Originally posted on Nerdy Book Club:
Over the past 18 years, I’ve done my share of “traditional” teaching: I chose a book, I decided how many pages my students would read each night, I wrote questions to see if they…
When I’m talking to parents, friends and colleagues about the issue of having qualified teachers teaching pupils of all ages most haven’t been aware that the person teaching their child may not be qualified. This can happen in a school … Continue reading
Originally posted on Kip McGrath Scunthorpe Tutors' Blog:
Lecturers should need a teaching qualification, says NUS president The Guardian World News |by Daniel Boffey Liam Burns says the government should act on the suggestions in Lord Browne’s report. Photograph: Observer…
Earlier I posted that scientists have shown how speaking out loud as you search for a missing item can increase the effectiveness and speed of the search, improving the cognitive process at the time. I then realised this is a … Continue reading
We made Hannah and Alex go through their list at breakfast time this morning. Allowing for dodgy counting between mouthfuls of cornflakes they came to 36 out of the 50. I was pretty impressed (and a touch pleased that I … Continue reading