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Posted in : Catenians on by : karol , freemiumfreemiumfreemiumfreemium Comments: 0

Our meeting last night was quite low-key as we managed to get all our business over quickly. The main reason for this was that we were expecting visitors for the After Circle and didn’t want to delay those proceedings as our speaker would then be on too late. We had four visitors for the meeting,..

Posted in : Catenians, Education matters? on by : karol , freemium Comments: 0

Last night I went off to Derby to see Gervase Phinn, well-known education raconteur, in concert. He was really funny and related so many stories that struck home with the (largely) teachers in the audience – I suspect that many of them were teachers as some of them responded to the dreaded ‘OFSTED’ word with..

Posted in : Education matters? on by : karol , freemiumfreemiumfreemium Comments: 0

The recent media circus surrounding the incarceration and trial of Peter Harvey, a Science teacher at All Saints’ School in Mansfield, reminded me that we live in unruly times. Not that I think Peter’s actions were justified but that the behaviour of the children in his class leaves a lot to be desired. How it..