I just wanna sleep Nan!

I just wanna sleep Nan!

A school day is simply not designed for its ‘customers’, the students. The school day timings work for teachers, caretakers, parents, employers but not 12-19 year olds.

Halloween is coming soon

Halloween is coming soon

The whole business of calling on people and demanding treats in a threatening manner does not seem like a good education. Should Nanny give way?

Home education

Home education

Home schooling was not something we had ever considered. There is a nearby homeschooling room for families to gather. We do have a friend who has very successfully homeschooled both…

What is too much screen time?

What is too much screen time?

Elliot loves screen time…who doesn’t? If we adults leave the virtual door open to a world beyond the content can travel into territory we would never leave open in the real world. Its more about content than time.

Brian the Big Bad Bug

Brian the Big Bad Bug

My grandson asked for a Nan story. With Covid-19 top of my thoughts the story of Brian the Big Bad Bug emerged….. Duncan lived in a very tall building. Each…