Montessori is a different philosophy to education that emphasizes self-initiated activities. There is also the Waldorf method as well and the Sudsbury Valley model. At the pre-school level any of…"
"I'm a teacher at a public school who has also worked at private schools. What I would suggest is looking into secular boarding schools. Lots of schools offer financial aid and you wouldn't be as locked into location. …"
"Why do we always let religious conservatives frame the argument in such a way that ethics and morality are unobtainable without religion? There are plenty of opportunities to show kids how to be decent upstanding people without having to frame…"
I had planned to go to the opening of a new coaster at Alton towers. I booked the day off work to go and visit this state of the art, computer designed masterpiece of interwoven steel, wrought into Helices and spirals and corkscrews and loops.
After finishing a long day of work, made somewhat longer by the lingering promise of a well deserved day off the next day, I heard the news that it wasn't ready, gutted wasn't the word...