It’s time to see the light!

In every classroom I’ve ever taught in, I’ve had complaints from students about the lighting. “It’s too bright, Miss!” or “I’ve got a headache let’s turn off the lights!” For me personally, I am not a fan of the classic high school fluorescent lighting. And I’m not just talking about the fact that it is […]

Take the punches, and smile back.

I first came across Phil Beadle years ago on YouTube. Phil is an English teacher, education consultant, author, teacher trainer and speaker. Nowadays, I regularly check in on his blog, particularly to see his journalism for The Guardian. As an English teacher, Phil is really innovative and has a history of achieving ‘transformational’ results with students […]