Are You Sitting Uncomfortably?

This week, I experienced a familiar feeling. Awkward, a little sweaty, over-exposed and defensive. This wasn’t a first date, or a public presentation, but a lesson on the novel Noughts and … Continue reading Are You Sitting Uncomfortably?

‘Embedding’ across the curriculum – real possibility or box-checking exercise?

Cross-curricular concepts As a teacher in a secondary school, we are constantly bombarded with new initiatives, ideas and concepts that are to be ’embedded’ into the school as a whole. … Continue reading ‘Embedding’ across the curriculum – real possibility or box-checking exercise?