Category Archives: Independent Education Today

Appeared in Independent Education Today (http://www.ie-today.co.uk/)

Noteworthy

Gimme a soap box, and I will happily rant for 10 minutes about music.  Specifically, music in schools. I owe my glancing acquaintance with playing the violin to the free instrumental lessons which were available in my grammar school in North Wales. They took me to Grade 4 and a rather short-lived place in the… Read More »

You don't say…

And the truth is, really, you don’t, do you? Say, that is. None of us do. How often have we thought well of someone and just not said it? Clapped hand to the shoulder, looked them in the eye and said “You were terrific”? Most of us don’t. Maybe it’s British reserve or stiff-upper-lippiness or… Read More »