When is free not actually free

What does free mean? When people use the NHS, a service free at the point of delivery they may believe they are truly getting a free service. However this is demonstrably not true; the NHS is funded by taxpayers and the payment is indirect. When resources are given...
Resources for nothing

Resources for nothing

and your kicks for free. tes are now offering free resources for BOTH returning and new customers from https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/studeapps. Simply use the code OUTSTANDINGOCT for new buyers or VALUEDCUSTOMER for a returning customer. The best free...
The Social Media Reaction To The Manchester Bombing

The Social Media Reaction To The Manchester Bombing

The rules of mass communication have been changing for the last few years, but as social media has given everyone the opportunity to mass broadcast their innermost thoughts to followers around the world. Jon Ronson covered this in  fantastic book; so you’ve been...
Election day: The student based solution

Election day: The student based solution

On a day like today, it seems unusual to write something about education. However, things have changed since my previous post about how nurses mattered in the election, but teachers didn’t. Education has risen back up the agenda, with the Guardian featuring The...