St. Patrick’s Day 2014: Ireland the Land of Learners

One of the great difficulties with education is that we attempt to fit everyone into the same box.  It is generally accepted that this does not happen but how else can we effectively teach the masses?  Well, as we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and all that is Irish this is in fact the first mistake when… Continue reading St. Patrick’s Day 2014: Ireland the Land of Learners

A Year in Perspective – 2012

I encourage everyone to do this – What did I learn this year? What did I do? One of my Idols Francoise Dolto ran a radio program across France for years, she was a household name, a little like our own Gay Byrne… but she would never accept people phoning in to ask questions. She insisted that everyone wrote in as… Continue reading A Year in Perspective – 2012