Category: #Success



‘I just  don’t get it?! Why would you want to… tweet! Look, I will give it a go for a few days and I will see how I get on. No promises mind. I am no internet champion you know and I don’t want to make a fool of myself in front of everyone. If…
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18 Aug ’10 0

Adding Struggle to Learning

I am very proud of myself this morning. After 6 days of perservence, forum reading and trial and error learning, I finally managed to get a new experimental Delicious  (online bookmarking) feature to work – blog posting. Basically information stored in your Delicious account is auto-posted to your blog at a set time. Only I don’t think that…
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16 Aug ’10 0


Over the past 3 weeks I have been looking for a new theme, plugins and widgets for A redesign to mark my first senior leadership post, starting this September. With a new appointment taking on the role of Director of ICT, I will be teaching within the English Department, line managing both English and ICT…
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12 Aug ’10 0

Year 3000

Back in November I first wrote about my aspirations to create a secondary school class lip dub. I am not sure a Year 9 class is the best place to start, but they are a great bunch of hard working students, so lets through caution to the wind. Do you need reminding what a lip…
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21 Jul ’10 0


First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win. Mahatma Gandhi I recently read an article about ICTAC coordinators and the coercive skills they require. I like Gandhi’s interpretation of the situation.

17 Feb ’09 0

One to share with the students

If you are not prepared to be wrong, you’ll never come up with anything original.

11 Jul ’08 0