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I’ve been invigilating GCSE exams over the past two weeks and it has given me food for thought

I’ve been invigilating GCSE exams over the past two weeks and it has given me food for thought. Continue reading

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To the parents who have survived, I salute you…

To the parent who was searching til midnight last night For the school shoes and kit bag; so long out of sight; To the parent who stayed up with needle and thread Sewing in name labels, something I dread! To … Continue reading

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School’s out for summer…..September can’t come soon enough

The summer school holidays stretch on forever don’t they, but suddenly September arrives; no preamble, no warning & no hope of finding that mandatory pair of black school shoes for your youngest offspring. Yes, the school holidays have a lot to … Continue reading

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