What are we waiting for?

8.57am December 1st 2016. It’s the first day of advent and I have a list of Christmas related jobs to be done but this writing can’t wait. I decided to be brave earlier this week and travel down from Yorkshire to attend my first @WomenEd LeadMeet at the Harris Academy, Crystal Palace. Although I have […]

O Wonder!

Shakespeare you are brilliant. You thus neatly encapsulate the tension between innocence and experience; Miranda’s youthful idealism and optimism is tempered by her father Prospero’s response borne, perhaps, out of sadness, cynicism or sheer fatigue.

A Lovely Surprise in The Guardian

Originally posted in The Guardian. Lola Okolosie: ‘You were expected to expel the waffle and have your own response’ “Most of us will remember one teacher in particular. We carry vivid images of their gait and can recall the way in which they held a room. At their very best, they can be the most […]