Tag: Introversion


Feb

23

2017
Blind spots: a manifesto for teaching quiet students

Blind spots: a manifesto for teaching quiet students

“People are so complicated. Every new person is a completely new role of the dice.” ‘The Giveness of Things’ Marilynne Robinson. Please forgive a rather incongruous opening. Last week I took advantage of a room exit from my wife to hastily flick away from Gary Barlow and his chums (take that indeed) to catch an excellent scene from ‘Shaun of the Dead.’ In it our hero...

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Dec

14

2016
Learning curves: a diary entry every day in 2016

Learning curves: a diary entry every day in 2016

“I think a lot, but I don’t say much.” Anne Frank I am now a man who writes a diary. An admission I never thought I would make. I am a chap who keeps it religiously, every single day, without fail. I have written an entry every day for 2016. Yes, as you edge slowly and fearfully towards the cross at the top of the page, I...

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