On attachment, teaching and connections…

This post has been viewed more than 850 times and is by far and away the most viewed on my tiny little corner of the internet. In the post, I talk about attachment and the importance of connection following listening to Dr Suzanne Zeedyk present on the subject.┬áSince posting it last May, my interest and … Continue reading On attachment, teaching and connections…

Behind the Words of a Child

As the children were coming into class this morning, one of the little girls came dashing up to me, desperate to tell me the latest event in her life. Today's event was that she had a new Princess dress and she liked to twirl in it. In swift succession, three more children came to tell … Continue reading Behind the Words of a Child

It’s Everyone’s Job To Make Sure I’m Alright

Over the past few weeks, the UK news has been dominated by the story of a four-year-old boy, Hamzah Khan, who died of starvation and horrific neglect at the hands of the person who gave birth to him. The boy's mother was found guilty of manslaughter and has been jailed for 15 years. Just a … Continue reading It’s Everyone’s Job To Make Sure I’m Alright