In the news and on the web/Communicating sensitive things to sensitive souls

A long time ago I did an “in the news” post, and while there are many interesting things in the news all the time, I have been intrigued by the articles (and amused by the comments) on the con that is shower gels, in both the Times and the Mail (yes, I read that one … More In the news and on the web/Communicating sensitive things to sensitive souls

Tutoring adventures

The tutee in question is my nine year old brother, and the subject is usually mathematics, like in this case, or science. (Yes, I do feel very old with such a young sibling.) This is came out of one of our sessions: Brother: “Set me a division question!” Me: “Okay, what’s 144/12?” B: “12! My … More Tutoring adventures