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New beginnings

It’s hard to believe that it was 3 years ago I moved to Sweden, a completely unplanned future ahead of me, and hard to believe how much has happened in those 3 short years. It feels like forever ago and only … Continue reading

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Fair is not equal and equal is not fair!

Every single person on this planet is different. Everyone we meet has a different story behind them and a different future in front of them. I am very lucky that I get to meet lots of little people with a … Continue reading

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#BlogClub

Don’t you just love twitter? Earlier this evening I wrote this: Hmm, 5 blog posts in 2015 is spectacularly disappointing! Wonder if I can manage at least 1 a month in 2016? — Emma Dawson (@squiggle7) January 16, 2016 And … Continue reading

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Mitt sommar lärande

Jag är inte så bra på att vara långledig så sommarlov är inte min favorit del av skolåret. För att försöka undvika för mycket tråkighet bestämde jag mig för att plugga. Jag hade redan pluggat Svenska som andra språk 1 … Continue reading

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#Varförskola

Hashtaggen #varförskola dyker upp väldigt ofta på mitt Twitterflöde och det verkar få många att bli väldigt upprörda. Jag ser långa ‘samtal’ om att den är en dålig fråga och jag kan förstå hur det kan tolkas så men finns … Continue reading

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Circus films

In my school we usually swap classes for different lessons, I take English, art and history/geography with years 4-6 and other teachers take Swedish, maths and science. However, I really wanted to do a project so when we had a … Continue reading

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Do grades really have a place in 2015?

I’m sitting here tonight filling in grades in our online reporting system and really struggling with the point to it. Numerous studies claim that grades lead to a fixed mindset and don’t help children learn. I have witnessed first hand … Continue reading

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