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Why My School Won’t Reopen

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So my last test was on Friday. Such a relief that they’re over. No, they weren’t important. 3rd form exams, who cares? It’s not like you’re risking a uni place or something. That’s what I was…

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Smoke and Mirrors: How to Vanish a School

Magicians are wonderful masters of deception but this is no easy task despite how they make it seem. There is a lot involved with pulling the wool over the eyes of , usually, not just one person but a whole … Continue reading

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On buying an ice cream

Sometimes I really do think that my ADHD is proof that ADHD is on the autism spectrum. I say this on the basis that I have never been able to follow the advice that everyone else I know seems able … Continue reading

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The Battle for St Bees School: Five tales and one old, old lie

“My friend, you would not tell with such high zest To children ardent for some desperate glory, The old Lie: Dulce et decorum est Pro patria mori” Wilfred Owen   So ends one of the most famous anti-war poems of … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Home Education (some, at least)

Bear with me. This is a steep learning curve for me and I’m not pretending to be an expert in this area (well not yet anyway!). What I share with you here today is simply what I’ve found so far. … Continue reading

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