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14 February 2020

14 February 2020

Book Week Heinrich Mann remarked, ‘A house without books is like a room without windows’.  The same could, of course,…

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07 February 2020

07 February 2020

Spontaneous rounds of applause are always good to hear but when coming from children, they somehow bring an extra touch…

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31 January 2020

31 January 2020

'Ipsa scientia potestas est' or 'knowledge itself is power' according to English philosopher and statesman Sir Francis Bacon, an alumnus…

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24 January 2020

24 January 2020

Climate change and sustainability were on the agenda at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland this week.  While some…

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17 January 2020

17 January 2020

Well, the Christmas break is now a distant memory, school routines are re-established and term is well on the way. …

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10 January 2020

10 January 2020

Happy New Year! Children’s alarm clocks are ringing again and the joy of the school run has returned – Happy…

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29 November 2019

29 November 2019

I had my first sighting of a Christmas themed lesson this week.  I called in to Mrs Harmsworth’s Year 1…

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