Tag Archives: blogging

Houston, we have influence: The Top 100 education blogs

I started writing this blog on the 11th July 2011 with the intention of recording all the thoughts I’ve always had about teaching and learning. In the past I’d amaze myself with

A year in the life of an English teacher

What a lot can happen in a year. It was only this time last July that I began my experiment with Twitter and blogging. I think it’s fair to say that my

Election Fever

The last time I canvassed for votes was back in my school mock election in 1987. In typically awkward bugger fashion, I ran as a Trotskyite candidate. As I recall I did

End of term

Term 1 is always far more exhausting than I expect it to be. Some of the highlights from last term include meeting some cracking education types including Ian Gilbert, Phil Beadle and

Back to school

What I really like about going back to school in September is that it’s a new year with no mistakes. The students’ books are graffiti free and and all the dates and