I completed my DofE at age 25 (yes, really)

Most people who start the DofE do so to strengthen their CV or Personal Statement. I’ve gone to Uni; I’ve got a job. What was in it for me? … More I completed my DofE at age 25 (yes, really)

How lockdowns looked for me | A Day in the Life

It’s April 2021. How has it been over a year since the UK’s first lockdown, to combat coronavirus? A lot has changed in that year – some big businesses have permanently shifted to working from home and schools have adapted to remote learning – twice. It’s been quite the journey, but hopefully one that’s starting … More How lockdowns looked for me | A Day in the Life

Placement #2: Hitting the Ground Running | PGCE: Day in the Life

What an unusual first term we had before Christmas! I don’t know about you, but I felt knackered. I’ve been told that the autumn term is always the hardest, and I don’t doubt it. Lots of experienced teachers echoed that it was likely the hardest September-December they’d ever faced so, whether you’re training, a veteran … More Placement #2: Hitting the Ground Running | PGCE: Day in the Life