Fingerprints and Brain-prints

While working as SEN (Special Educational Needs) teacher at Southbank International School in London, I managed to attend  a public lecture on MRI technology at the The Institute of Physics - which happened to be just opposite us on Portland Place. ...

New research on phonics.

Somewhere I wrote that sounding out individual letters slows down reading, that children should be taught by "clusters" of letters as in "Glass Analysis" and "Words Their Way". Now there's research to back it up: ...

Math Game for Young Learners - FUN at Home or School!

  (I have just blogged the following onto the Beijing Kids magazine website Forum in China.  They have expressed interest in my ideas, so, from now on, that's where my best ideas and thoughts will go.  Nice to have an appreciative audience...