When I first received my letter of rejection from Oxford University, my future began to crumble beneath my feet. The second time I thought about it, the same thing happened, and the third and the fourth. It was only when I finally began to accept that I could no longer do anything about it that…Read more Where do we go from here?
This is for all those who are working on Sunday in England. As the time jumps forward and snatches an hour back, let me just tell you that dear friends, I feel your pain.
This is the time of year in England when students taking GCSEs begin to worry about the transition from secondary school to college. Actually, I may be getting ahead of myself there as they are probably more worried about their exams at the moment. Anyway, it is sure to be on their minds and it…Read more How worried do you need to be about College?
It is like we have been dealt the worst hand. First, the recession causes doom and gloom to abound and then a government comes in that wants to shrink spending, squeeze it until there is nothing left. I do understand the reasoning behind this but education is far more important than winning the next election.…Read more Dear elders, you have failed us.
I am thinking of buying a moped.(A scooter/two-wheeled droning machine) A good idea? I have been told that they are slightly embarrassing by one of my friends when I suggested he should buy one but I do not know why. The reason why I've been contemplating the idea of a moped even more seriously than…Read more Transport issues
So today the schools in England are shut. I find it funny how so many parents complain when teachers strike about how they will now have to take care of their children. Surely they have to do the same on a bank holiday or an INSET day? I think it is the government who merely…Read more STRIKE!
I'm just laughing at the email I received from wordpress saying I'm vain for liking my own post. IT WAS AN ACCIDENT! Scrolling down on a smartphone means it is inevitable. Although weirdly enough, I haven't accidentally liked any other post except my own so perhaps I am subconsciously vain? Is that even possible?So yes,…Read more No Mr wordpress email computing brain, I am not vain!