For fear you think I was run over by a bus or have been dealing with an unspeakable family disaster, I’d like to assure you all is well in my world, although I can hear quite a number of you shaking your heads having not missed my posts for a moment. Unfortunately, my absence does … More I regret the interruption in service… but I’m back.
How would you feel, if you just finished a nights work, organising the teaching of almost ninety children to swim? Wrecked, tired, irritable, weary? Well actually no that is not how I feel. I feel, young, invigorated, happy, buzzing. As I opened the doors to the pool tonight, a stream of children poured out. Among … More My wish for the class of 2013.
We all try to teach our children about fairness, and being good sports. However I have found that in most cases, children seen to naturally have these qualities, so perhaps it is us adults who corrupt them. The first time I pondered if this were the case, was a few years ago. I was teaching … More A Lesson Learned From An Eight Year Old!