Reality: Yours, mine, ours!

Cast your mind back to 2001, to one of the most heartbreaking events of recent times – the attacks of September 11. Where were you when you heard the news? How did it affect you? I was in New [...]

A Sprinkle Of Difference

My Christmas tree is like no other in the world – it’s authentic. I’ve collected ornaments from places like Santa’s Workshop on the Arctic Circle, Times Square New York, Kathmandu and hundreds of [...]

To be of Service

The joy of festive gatherings is meeting interesting people. I recently met a first responder – a fireman. We spent time comparing workplace experiences and were intrigued by a particular [...]

Friends

Isn’t it remarkable that as educationists in the 21st century we have the honour of combining the wisdom of philosophers and views of protagonists from previous centuries, with what we have [...]

Come to the Edge

Do motivational quotes interest you? I have to admit, I’m a bit taken by them. Having read hundreds, there is one in particular that I am fond of: ‘Come to the edge,’ he said. [...]