April 15 is usually thought of as tax day, since that’s the deadline for filing your federal income taxes. But tax day in Jefferson County might come 11 days early this year. 926 more words
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You can’t always get what you want… What happens when your kid doesn't get into the secondary school you wanted?
You can’t always get what you want. Or so said the Rolling Stones.When we received the outcome of Jonah’s secondary school application yesterday, we had gathered, no, not Mossborne, our first choice – the strict but pretty, newly modernised school in the heartland of our local trendy London ‘village’. 1,020 more words
Bus tours have taken hundreds of teacher training students around schools in Bradford this year as part of a successful project to attract the best people to work in the district’s classrooms. 806 more words
Recently, Kelli and I were talking about why teaching can be so exhausting. She used the analogy of Salmon swimming upstream to illustrate how we are so often doing what we do in the face of so many other contradictory and conflicting forces. 805 more words