Act 2: Becoming Somebody Different- A Response

The recent unfortunate disaster at Grenfell Towers and the subsequent political miss-management of this, married with the embarrassingly inept response by our Governmental leaders serve as an indicator about the world in which we live. The voiceless suffer when the powerful fail to act. Despite the repeated pleas of the Grenfell residents about the safety… Read More Act 2: Becoming Somebody Different- A Response

Democracy through drama: crossing local borders to hear teachers’ voices

As many know from my various tweets, my two children (“the terrors” as I call them) are at the age (the terrible twos and the threens) where they are ‘testing’ me; pushing the boundaries to see what their world means. Recently, I foolishly let them loose with a brand new bottle of ‘Matey’ bubble bath… Read More Democracy through drama: crossing local borders to hear teachers’ voices

Initial Response- Becoming Somebody Different

Originally posted on Drama mtl:
Becoming Somebody Different- Drama in Education Conference An Initial Response Recently I was fortunate enough to visit colleagues in Budapest where we were beginning to discuss an application to Erasmus+. This EU funded project, in collaboration with colleagues from Greece, Italy, Ireland and Hungary, is going to explore the role…