Home and Hosed! (well almost)

In the absence of D.M., my attempt at Razzing up the troops

Over the hump!

It's looking up



  • The sun is out (or will be when the fog clears)
  • The days are getting longer
  • and we are a few days from a W.E.B. (well-earned break)



Just parent interviews to go.

I am off to the parent teacher interviews for my own children today. I am always pleasantly surprised that there are other people on the planet that care as much about my boys learning as I do.


So have fun with the parents. If you feel anxious or nervous, I have a couple of strategies that I find helpful.


  1. imagine them in their undies
  2. Try not to think that they may be using the same strategy



Here are some last minute hints.






Teachers - Parent-Teacher Nightmare
So enjoy your hot dogs today and congratulations on another successful term.



Remember to tidy your rooms before you leave. I find a last minute cupboard cram works fine.

The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.--Alvin Toffler