Colchester United go back to school!
By Anna Hussain As I walked through the door to Year 5’s Emerald Class I could barely hear a sharpened pencil drop – the pupils were sitting and reading quietly, classroom immaculate, with not a sound of the chaotic madness one would expect from 30 ten year olds. Was it nervousness keeping every child anchored into their seat, eyes boring into their books? Or perhaps pre warnings of silence from the teachers circling the room? I was soon to find out that neither was the case;
Our Mumbai schools project gets some incredible mileage as primary school children find their Voices
By Anna Hussain “Dear Mr Cowling I am writing to express my deep concerns about the appalling state that people living in the squalid slums of Mumbai are living in. I am an absolutely disgusted year 5 pupil that has experienced what life is like living in an Indian slum as part of my Indian topic in school. It is Disgraceful! This has got to stop straight away!”…read the impassioned words from Lilly Sutherland’s ‘Milldene Primary School’ headed letter to Robbie Cowling, the