Archive | January 2013

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Maths tutor for hire

Hi, As you may know, I’m a trainee maths teacher, living in the Olton area of Solihull & training with the University of Birmingham. I’m also available as a private tutor for people in the Solihull/Birmingham area. I have experience at GCSE, A Level Maths and Further Maths and would be happy to tutor up […]

School allocations sorted!

We got our allocations for our school experience today, as part of our SKE year training. I probably shouldn’t broadcast where I’ve been placed, as we have to anonymise schools and pupils in our academic writing so I should probably apply the same to this blog, but I will say I’m pleased with mine. It’s […]


With the same rules that constrain a beginner, a seasoned chess player develops strategies that at first seem incredible. But anyone can learn to play chess. And the only way to learn is by playing, because playing is much more than moving the pieces according to the rules. When you play, you create. Preface, Creative […]