Hated homework when I was at school as it was always boring! The times I had subjects of interest I went to town and wrote pages, then got accused of waffling (OK, I do :D ). 129 more words
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Last week was our chance to say goodbye to the class of 2019. In the coming days I’ll be publishing the words our Valedictorian and Salutatorian spoke at graduation (they did beautifully), but in the meantime I thought you’d like to see how we celebrated these extraordinary students in their final days at Founders. 439 more words
Something amazing happened today. I’ve been locked in my office in meetings all week, and this afternoon I had 20 minutes free, so I wandered out to the playground with my camera to enjoy the sunlight and talk to our grammar school students. 173 more words
Hello everyone! I had a great time visiting the Scholar’s Academy in Rockaway, NY today. It’s an awesome school! Jack and I were here back in January to teach the high school computer science students all about the joys of making video games. 367 more words
From the age of thirteen, I attended a grammar school.
I’m from Kent, a county with grammar schools in every town, so this isn’t unusual. However I find as an adult, revealing you went to a ‘selective’ school often provokes a reaction of curiosity, confusion and even open disapproval. 901 more words