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The Teenage Mind

This week I have marvelled at the impact that puberty has on the working of the teenage mind. As well as leading a school full of pubescents, I return home to the raging hormones of my own family. Puberty hits everyone differently, my experience is that the young people from the most stable families act…
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The Brilliant Club

Last year we joined with an organisation called ‘The Brilliant Club’ who are a national charity that work with schools across the country. The aim of the organisation is to give students from state schools an in-depth experience of life at a Russell Group University through their ‘Scholar’s Programme’. Some of our students in years…
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Teach First

On Saturday I will be presenting, alongside our head girl and boy to 200 trainee teachers in Manchester. All the trainees will be from Teach First, an organisation that is currently training a number of teachers at our school. We are hoping that our presentation will help them to understand the profound difference that teachers…
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The Changing Behaviour & Attitudes of 15-Year Olds

I started teaching in 1997 and have seen over the years a real change in the behaviour of young people in our schools. Contrary to public opinion behaviour has markedly improved. When I first entered the profession as a young teacher in inner city London, I would be met by a barrage of abuse and…
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New Year New Blog!!

I’d like to wish a belated happy new year to parents and carers. My new year resolution is to write a regular blog to update you all as to developments at the school and on issues and developments in education. As many of you will no doubt have seen on the news this week, Ofsted…
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Leavers Hoodies

The leavers page is now ready for ordering using the following link http://www.monkhouse.com/c/1342/Moor-Park-Leavers-Hoodies If you want to add a personalised name to the hoodie, please use the link and write the name in the box provided http://www.monkhouse.com/p/28447/Moor-Park-Leavers-Hoody-Name This will then be added at the time of the leavers print. This shop will close on Friday…
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