Macmillan Coffee Morning 2019

Macmillan Coffee Morning 2019

We have had a great start to the academic year, being creative, making new friends and hosting a Macmillan Coffee Morning. If you are familiar with Releasing Potential, you will know that we have created our own curriculum. This allows us to embed learning into...
Can I be part of your world?

Can I be part of your world?

It is a rare thing for me to write about anything personal within the context of my family. However, I believe any child marginalised should have equal access to society. My eldest daughter was born with Spina Bifida, which is where the spine does not develop as...
What is citizenship?

What is citizenship?

I am the citizenship lead for a small independent Special Needs School (among other roles). But what does this mean and what do I do? The Citizenship curriculum’s aim is to produce ‘responsible citizens who make a positive contribution to society’. The idea is to...
Zip Wire

Zip Wire

Life on a zip wire is made up of several different stages; the waiting, the getting on, the commitment of pushing off, the ride, the end, the recovery and return to the start.  A zip wire seems to have synergy with creating, running and developing an organisation. The...