Bold Declarations of Intent

start line

Making “Bold Declarations of Intent” has been shown to raise achievement in children, so why aren’t we making these for our schools and Children’s Services?

more paws →

The Language of Behaviour

inkstain

The language we use to describe a difficulty can either become the final barrier or the first positive step towards a solution. By using the language of Need, we can avoid becoming trapped in the langauage of helplessness, blame and excuses. more paws →

Reason and Fun: Andrew Tait

andrew tait

An item on Radio 4’s obituary programme, Last Word, caught my interest. The description of the work of Andrew Tait showed he was a person who understood the basics of human motivation. Tait helped to stamp out Tuberculosis in the UK and put an end to the “jerry-building” of new houses. His work has made a massive impact on our lives today.  more paws →