Helping kids learning to move around confidently


Next to a lot of practice and scaffolding what helps here is learning to use calendars, schedules and alarms and smart organisation of the gear needed. Walking and public transport instead of cycling. And, even for the older ones public transport is much safer option when it comes to travelling during rush hours, bad weather or winter darkness. Own transport card comes naturally when they start using public transport.

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Blogging Without Facebook

How to Save the World

Eighteen months ago I quit Facebook (other than as a calendar for upcoming local events). I just keep mine in a public space, I think more out of habit than ego. Cartoon from the New Yorker by Lee Lorenz.

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