I don’t talk a lot about politics here, unless it’s relevant to parenting or a rant, but today, I’m keeping my Friday Rant simple with some questions I’d like answers to. It’s political… So, we had an election last week. We all know that. In the aftermath, our Prime minister not only appointed the ghastly […]READ MORE
Tag Archives: Michael Gove
Friday’s Rant from the Soap Box in MY Living Room – Dear Michael Gove
Dear Michael Gove, I dislike you, intensely. I have never met you, I hope I never do, because frankly, I don’t think I would be able to restrain myself, I would likely either want to slap you or be very rude to you. You HAVE NO IDEA what actually goes on in schools, how hard […]READ MORE
Friday’s Rants From the Soap Box – A teacher speaks out on TA’s being cut in school!
This week, I am delighted to have a guest post. My friend Nicola, whom I have known since we were at prep school together, in Scotland, (now I feel old) is a teacher, who works in Essex. She has many years experience in the teaching profession, and works very hard, as do most of the […]READ MORE
Room 101 – 3 things I would love to send there!
So the lovely Cas, from MummyNeverSleeps, tagged me in her Room 101 post. You know how it works, you name some things you dislike, intensely, and would like to see gone forever, and usually there’s a vote to see if people agree with you. I have been challenged to name 3 things, or possibly even […]READ MORE