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Meeting with the Principal

Hubby and I met with our kids’ principal for an hour yesterday. It was a good meeting. I felt very much like he was taking my worries, creating an action plan, and would execute it perfectly. 333 more words

Subbing in Learning Support

So lately I have been doing a lot of subbing in Learning Support. My initial thoughts when I was asked to do some L.S work was that it was going to be a lot more slow paced than working in a classroom. 290 more words


Exercise for the Brain

I tend to think of exercise as something that benefits the body, but does physical exercise actually help the brain? Recent research in the medical journal… 247 more words

Learning Specialist

Dyslexia and Me: The Blue Screen and Irlen Lenses

I have discussed many times already the problems I have with my vision. I suffer from migraines when I am in an environment with fluorescent lights and when I have to read a lot. 1,130 more words


Interview with Vicki Stretton, Programme Leader for Musical Theatre

We met with Programme Leader Vicki Stretton to uncover a little bit more about the ethos of the learning and teaching that takes place within the Musical Theatre programme. 1,718 more words

Higher Education

inclusive education I: special education and classroom integration

As I was reading about the residential programs that existed for students with disabilities pre-1960s I experienced two reactions. The first reaction was somewhere along the line of… 512 more words

Moving On - From School to College

With huge bare feet, pyjama bottoms and a hoodie, 16 year old Billy returned to college last night, or to be more precise, to the family with whom he lodges in the town where he attends college. 492 more words