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Ten Blogs To Get You Writing

I love the following quote, “Writing is easy:¬† All you do is sit staring at a blank sheet of paper until drops of blood form on your forehead.” ~Gene Fowler. How often has that happened to you? You know that … Continue reading

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Dribbles, Drabbles or Droubbles?

Those of you that visit my other blog ‘Short Stories’ will know that I have recently become addicted to writing very short stories of just 140 characters (or less.) Just as I was getting used to this new, or at … Continue reading

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What Did You Learn At School?

I have been listening to a great presentation from Paul Ginnis about learning. He began with these words from Albert Einstein and ¬†defined insanity as – “Doing the same thing the same way and expecting a different result.” How often … Continue reading

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Pecha Kucha

The conference had a very interesting start when a number of head teachers joined in a ‘Pecha Kucha’ session. This is an interesting and unique way of giving a presentation. The rules are simple but strict – each power point … Continue reading

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So What’s Stopping You?

I don’t know about you but I find it very easy to put things off. One of my favourite authors, Tom Peters, once said, “Intelligent people can always come up with intelligent reasons to do nothing.” Our minds are very … Continue reading

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What’s Wrong With School?

We live in a world that is constantly changing. In fact some things are changing so quickly that it is possible to wake up in the morning and wonder what new piece of technology suddenly became available overnight or what … Continue reading

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Who Is Treading On Your Dreams?

Can you sing? I can’t. I know that there will be people out there who will be quick to tell me that anything is possible, that we all have great creative potential, but I know different. You see, at the … Continue reading

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