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“My name is now May”

I have a Year 10 student whose name is quite difficult to pronounce for your typical  mono lingual pakeha teacher. She is from Thailand. Shortly before the end of Term 3 she announced her preferred name was May, and her school … Continue reading

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Camping is not what it used to be BUT it is a lot of fun

“Don’t be foolish”, “You are mad”, “You will get no sleep” were typical reactions from others when I agreed to go on Year 9 camp. But having spent three days of fun and two  quiet nights in first class accommodation at … Continue reading

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