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Eating Marshmallows in PE

The Marshmallow Test I have just finished reading The Marshmallow Test by Walter Mischel: Walter Mischel is a psychologist who specialises in personality theory and social psychology. The book details his life’s work and research over the last 50 years, specifically looking at self control. My understanding of this is that self control and self […]

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Personal Reflection

The platitude of Tolerance

Before I start this post I think I need to state that I’m not anti-tolerance. However like my last post on the platitude of excellence, I think we might need to examine what it means. Nicky Morgan is saying we shouldn’t shy away from promoting ‘fundamental British Values’ to the students within our school. Mutual […]