June 4, 2019

A few years ago, I was asked by a small group of parents what advice I would give to help their children with their reading development. This was my response:

  1. Keep plenty of books in your home

  2. Read to your children often, modelling exp...

June 3, 2018

I was so anxious I did whatever it took to get out of school

(Angry Boys Part 2)

Mowgli almost ruined me

When I was 12 I got teased for watching the non-cartoon version of The Jungle Book in cinema (GREAT film, by the way). Two girls from my class saw...

May 9, 2018

Are you sure you want your child diagnosed?

(Part 1)

I know what you’re thinking so I’ll nip this one in the bud straight away:

I did not have that kind of Tourette’s. 

You know, the one where people shout swear words and get away with it because, "Hey,...

Please reload

Our Recent Posts

Please reload


Please reload