Tag Archives: Department for Education

Gazette column: Parents! Park better outside schools

It’s “Thursday Thoughts” where I post my weekly Gazette newspaper column to my blog so you can have a read…

This week my column for the Gloucestershire Gazette is about parking by some parents outside schools and how, with the escalation of irresponsible driving, if they are not careful, a child will get hurt.

To read it, simply click to my Column page.

What do you think? Let me know.

**Look out for  Wednesday Wafflings next, well, Wednesday, where I post the latest entry in My Diary of a Hopeful Author**

Gazette column: Give schools more money – it’s simple maths

It’s “Thursday Thoughts” where I post my weekly Gazette newspaper column to my blog so you can have a read…

This week my column for the Gloucestershire Gazette is about school funding and how, if the government gave schools a lot more money, everyone would benefit. It’s not rocket science, it’s just simple maths.

To read it, simply click to my Column page.

What do you think? Let me know.

**Look out for  Wednesday Wafflings next, well, Wednesday, where I post the latest entry in My Diary of a Hopeful Author**

Gazette column: School buildings are crumbling around us

It’s “Thursday Thoughts” where I post my weekly Gazette newspaper column to my blog so you can have a read…

This week my column for the Gloucestershire Gazette is about school buildings and how the governement is not doing enough to help create better environments for children to learn in.

To read it, simply click to my Column page.

What do you think? Are school buildings a mess? Do the Government need to do more? Or does it not matter where children learn? Let me know.

**OUT THIS SATURDAY: My latest column for  Gloucestershire Citizen and Echo newspaper.  Catch the Weekend Magazine on their website link here**

**Look out for  Wednesday Wafflings next, um, Wednesday, where I post the latest entry in My Diary of a Hopeful Author**

Gazette column: Should school playing fields be open to the community?

It’s “Thursday Thoughts” where I post my weekly Gazette newspaper column to my blog so you can have a read…

This week my column for the Gloucestershire Gazette is all about school playing fields and how, in some cases, opening them up to community use may help save them from closure.

To read it, simply click to my Column page.

What do you think? Should school playing fields be opened up for all to use? Or should they be kept private?

**OUT THIS SATURDAY: My new column for  Gloucestershire Citizen and Echo newspaper re-launch magazine. First new launch magazine issue out on Saturday 22nd September.  Catch it on their website link here**

**Look out for  Wednesday Wafflings next, um, Wednesday, where I post the latest entry in My Diary of a Hopeful Author**