Clishmaclaver – Brechin High Library Blog

March 27, 2017
by Miss Stewart
0 comments

Can you gig it?

“In Gig We trust” Continue reading

March 20, 2017
by Miss Stewart
1 Comment

Fake news, you say?

How do I know this isn’t fake news? đŸ˜‰ This weekend, one of the world’s leading educators said schools should focus on tackling the problem of fake news. “Distinguishing what is true from what is not is a critical skill … Continue reading

March 16, 2017
by Miss Stewart
0 comments

Victim or villain..?

A The Day Briefing: The Laws of War dropped into my mailbox today. The gist of this discursive ‘Hot Topic’ piece is that, “Yesterday a British marine had his murder conviction for killing an injured Taliban fighter reduced to manslaughter. … Continue reading

March 9, 2017
by Miss Stewart
0 comments

Emma, nudity, and the meaning of feminism

Clishmaclaver has just read an interesting addition to the current debate on ‘second wave’ feminism from The Day. Speaking of Emma Watson – whom pupils may know best as ‘Hermione’ from the Harry Potter films – the article reads, “She … Continue reading

March 8, 2017
by Miss Stewart
0 comments

#BeBoldForChange

Today is International Women’s Day! đŸ˜€ Why is this important? Well, organisers say – “For International Women’s Day 2017, we’re asking you to #BeBoldForChange Call on the masses or call on yourself to help forge a better working world – … Continue reading

March 4, 2016
by Miss Stewart
1 Comment

Curvy Barbie?!

  How does ‘Curvy Barbie’ compare with an average woman? By Claire Bates BBC News Magazine Looking for ideas for an interesting discursive essay for English? Check out the current debate over cultural icon, Barbie’s new ‘curvy’ body shape. This … Continue reading

Report a Glow concern  Cookie policy  Privacy policy

Glow Blogs uses cookies to enhance your experience on our service. By using this service or closing this message you consent to our use of those cookies. Please read our Cookie Policy.

Close