Top Five Podcasts to Help you Laugh, Learn and Grow on-the-go

This was supposed to be a post about my March reads, but then I realised, regularly registering over 400 miles of driving-time each week, I’d listened more than I’d read this month so…


Why your kids are under-achieving

“I’m so dumb!”

That’s what one of my students (let’s call her Sarah) seems to have picked up recently.

Wherever she discovered the phrase, I’m not worried because ‘dumb’ is neither an absolute, nor her truth.

Drop your ‘T’s. Do what you cannot do. 

Dear Students, Be fearless. Try and fail. Do things you ‘cannot ‘ do. As an athlete, if I run or jump with fear my performances are sub-par; the fear is evident and it stops me from performing at my best. It is better to be driven by love or at least to enjoy the process,…