April 25, 2018

Developing technology for teachers – why so many #EdTech vendors get it wrong

As a KS2 teacher and Computing lead for my school, I used to be really frustrated by some of the new technology we were given to […]
April 18, 2018

Mummy Worrypants – a parent’s perspective on school trips

“Muuuuum, I’ve got a school trip coming up soon will you sign my letter!” Shouted my then 8-year-old daughter. Then the anxiety kicked in again, my […]
April 11, 2018

How a trip to the woods helped one of my pupils with development issues

In my previous years at a school in Surrey I regularly took out groups of 2+ years olds to Woodland school sessions. On one occasion I […]
April 6, 2018

How losing my son on a trip to the zoo led to The Hug Group

A couple of years ago, shortly after leaving my previous company in the City of London to work on my golf handicap*, there was an Inset […]