• Resilience
    As a former teacher, there are some words that are really important in my vocabulary but that I also have worries about using, because their use in the education sector has, at times, it has been overused (or maybe misused) and has taken on a position in the bulls**t bingo card of edu-speak. I’m working…
  • Discovery
    “Sometimes you need to get lost in order to discover anything” Katie Knovinsky In May 2019, I can say with absolute certainty that I was lost. I’d seen it coming, at speed, like an out of control train hurtling down the tracks towards me. I had nowhere to go, I was frozen to the spot…
  • Courage
    I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear. Nelson Mandela In the last few years, I’ve had to dig deep to draw upon my own courage. In the face of health…

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