Head of Humanities, ex-VSO and Teacher of History. Left wing politically, conservative pedagogically.
"There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so."
The mathematics I encounter in classrooms
Teaching what works
"Creativity takes courage."
Inspiration for visual, deep mathematics
Stumbling upon the fortunes of learning, laughing, and celebrating alongside incredible colleagues, students and parents allysonapsey.wordpress.com
Thoughts on Learning and Literacy in the 21st Century
"Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire." - William Butler Yeats
Musings on teaching, coaching, and math.
Helping all to find their inner math nerd, even if you didn't know you had one.
Supporting Mathematical argument in the elementary grades
Nighttime Numeracy: Sending out math prompts for you and your child to discuss before bed.
Because children enjoy using their minds
Helping families to learn and enjoy math together.