'The most important reason for my success, and I believe what will be the most important thing for your success, the one thing that we all have that should never be for sale, the thing that we give the most of and should protect with our life, that thing is our heart.' … [Read more...] about ‘Thirty-one years ago, I was you’: Matthew McConaughey returns to his high school and gives rousing commencement speech before being presented with diploma he never picked up in 1988
Dalziel high school former pupils
"I've spoken to another parent who has been asked to cut the bow off - it is a joke and also extremely difficult to find a pair of shoes that a teenage child would actually wear as most shoes have detail on them in most shops we went in too." … [Read more...] about School pupils ‘told to cut bows off shoes or face punishment’ in uniform row
The exam concluded that the combined effects of being restrained, potential intoxicants in Floyds system and his underlying health issues, including heart disease, likely contributed to his death, according to the complaint. … [Read more...] about High school wrestling coach fired over sick post reenacting George Floyd’s brutal arrest
‘It is why we are only inviting back reception, year one and year six in primary schools so there is the space in those schools for children to return and for infant schools to use other premises, perhaps the junior school, to enable children to return safely and to maintain the distances between pupils. … [Read more...] about Boris Johnson announces primary schools in England will start to reopen on MONDAY and some students will return to secondary schools from June 15 as he sets out ‘limited and cautious’ easing of lockdown
The methods at the school, which are based on the controversial teachings of Austrian 19th century philosopher Rudolf Steiner, may be different from those employed in mainstream state schools, but the Iona was recently declared outstanding by the School Inspection Service – the independent equivalent of Ofsted. The report noted that “pupils do not use computers or the internet when in school but staff have ensured that they have learned about internet safety”. It went on: “Teaching is inspirational and highly effective … teachers are very well trained and highly skilled.” … [Read more...] about Could Steiner schools have a point on children, tablets and tech?