Real or Virtual School Trips

I must admit I might have been telling a slight fib with the title of this waffle. I wanted to talk about the value of school trips, although that doesn’t seem to be a attention grabbing title, so I thought I would put a slight slant on it and relate it to technology as well. So if you are planning on reading on then please let me count you onto the bus, travel sickness people at the front near the bucket, seat belts fastened and off we go!

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Back to school – new or a repeat performance

It would appear that the most popular topic within all education blogs this week is ‘back to school’. We are awash with the offers on Asda’s children clothing and the essential range from Staples and WHSmiths and Facebook is full with last day comments and the excitement of a new term. I felt that I couldn’t let the opportunity go by without adding my own views to the numerous posts. So this week’s waffle is all about going back to school!

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