Blogs

  • THE VERY ANGRY LADY

    THE VERY ANGRY LADY

    Recently, I hosted maths workshops at my local shopping center, Canelands. The workshops were fully booked and as the week progressed, I started to understand why. For a couple of years, I have been spruiking how revolutionary my Sensory 100s...

  • Someone told me to SHUT UP!

    Someone told me to SHUT UP!

    And no, I wasn’t singing at the time! Let me start by saying, before I post anything educational related, I check my facts. Yes, I am a teacher, but I am very aware there are better, more educated and more...

  • Is Technology Toxic for Primary Maths?

    Is Technology Toxic for Primary Maths?

    When I was teaching in the classroom, I used a program called Study Ladder. It is extremely well-designed, covers most subjects, and the activities are aligned with the curriculum, allowing you to set tasks for students based on their progress...

  • STOP Teaching Kids To Count!

    STOP Teaching Kids To Count!

    Yes, you read that right and I know it sounds crazy but please hear me out!   Teaching children to count is one of the most intuitive things we do as parents and educators and it’s not a terrible thing...