After 20 years of permanent teaching positions, I am now ‘free’lance – offering day by day supply bookings to schools in Kent and East Sussex. Join my growing pool of schools and book early to avoid disappointment. Bookings usually taken two weeks in advance. There may be some last minute availability. To make bookings easy
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I was lucky enough to receive a Raspberry Pi for Christmas. The Raspberry Pi is a credit card sized ‘enthusiast’ computer for hobbyists. My primary purpose for the Raspberry Pi is as a media device for watching iPlayer and YouTube videos, though I quite fancy dabbling in a bit of ZX Spectrum emulation, and maybe
In my other life, I am a photographer. I enjoy shooting for personal pleasure and for my family. I am also shoot commissioned work – including weddings. I am always trawling photographers’ sites for inspiration. The photos on this site particularly impressed me: http://www.carterhewson.com/
Over the past few weeks my pupils have mastered some pretty tricky aspects of Microsoft Excel. The pupils were set the challenge of seeing how a self marking maths quiz worked. The spreadsheet had a hidden column which calculated the correct answer of the maths problem. An ‘IF’ function compared the actual answer with the
In school, staff have been using a shared Outlook calendar to book laptops for use in lessons. The shared calendar (unlike their own calendars) are not available off site via Outlook Web Access. The decision was made to move to a Google powered calendar, which is part of our Google Apps for Education suite. Accounts
This site gives a clear breakdown of wind speeds at different points of the day http://www.xcweather.co.uk/forecast in a 7+ day forecast.
Top choice at the moment for an all round board: (Fanatic Viper 2011). Update: I bought one of these!
A possible all round board: (The 2009 Starboard Rio ).
A possible all round board: (The 2010 Starboard Go)
Another possible all round board: (The JP Funster).