Tag Archive: Government

Apr 04

Mobile Phones in the Classroom

As a former Teaching Assistant in two different secondary schools, I know, firsthand, the difficulty of dealing with mobile phones in the classroom. I was appalled to find students sneakily pulling out their mobile phones, hiding them under the tables and texting classmates or going on the internet. At one school, all we could do …

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Jan 25

Parent Speak: Big Society?

What is Cameron’s Big Society? We’ve been hearing a great deal about this in the media lately so what do you think? It seems it is about empowering the people. He said in his speech at Liverpool last week, individual groups should be able to run post offices, libraries, transport services and shape housing projects. …

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