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One More Piece of the Puzzle

It had been five years since I was told by Plunket at my son’s B4 School Check that my son was “abnormal”. Yes seriously they used that word! 451 more words


Advocacy vs. "Helicopter parenting": what's the difference?

I’m thinking about helicopter parenting today. You know: the much-maligned, over-protective parent who does everything for their child instead of empowering their child to do…whatever it is that needs to be done. 1,426 more words

Phase 1a: Assessment reflection

The marking policy at the school was particularly strict as they believed in making it clear enough for the children to read themselves. All of the children had targets which they had written on a sunflower with their picture on and stuck it in the front of every subject book they had. 60 more words


Tallinn - A day trip to neighbor country

Starting point from Porvoo, a bus 862 took us through streets full of sunshine towards Helsinki. The weather today was quite fresh, but snow covers almost everywhere and I can felt the freeze even insides the thick coat. 855 more words


druid equipment

I preferred 1e druids over 2e, when they were a distinct subclass like paladin, rather than shoved into a cleric with a nature focus.  Oddly, though, some of the characteristics that were carried over intact remained opaque and arbitrary.  149 more words

Baldur's Gate

Rethinking Maths Struggles

Growing up I was ahead of the curve in many areas of my life and struggled terribly in others. I was years ahead in literacy but I also failed basic maths multiple times. 1,783 more words

Gifted Education