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Self-awareness, Teams, Trust and Johari

The phrase ‘team work’ often gets banded around in many environments but what does it actually mean? I think the concept of team runs much deeper than a group of people working together towards a common goal. 1,077 more words



If there is no opportunity for you, create it – Kiyla Armstead

Given that I am currently a junior in college, the pressure of getting the perfect internship, perfect summer, perfect transcript, perfect job after graduation in the perfect apartment in the perfect city…is upon me.

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Keep It Haute

What an Inspirational Week!

Last week was so busy but really enjoyable!  I organised a ‘TEACHWEEK’ at school.  This involved an ‘open door event’ where staff signed up to visit colleagues’ classrooms to observe good practice, a teaching and learning market place, form activities and a series of assemblies.   756 more words


saved by an army

For the life of a creature is in the blood – Leviticus 17:11

There is life in the blood – this verse took on new meaning to me when I became a lab tech and started to work in blood bank. 

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At Christmas I was reading some research by Viviane Robinson.  This was conducted in 2009 but I consider it very relevant.  It is about ‘School Leadership and Student Outcomes’ and what works best.  822 more words


Getting on my Nerves

Delivering an assembly, speaking in staff briefing, leading whole school CPD, lesson observation, interview, OFSTED visit, results day…….endless reasons for the bothersome butterflies to start fluttering in your tummy and to develop sudden speech issues rendering you unable to pronounce a word properly without sounding like a sheep in slow motion. 696 more words


And so this is Christmas, and what have you done...

Not since 1996 and virgin-gate has there been such a tester of a year. It’s been the most immense intense 12 months in so many ways – not all of them good. 1,362 more words

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