Articles by Anne Thomas

Why we should value our Libraries

Our local library was my lifeline. It was my favourite place in all the world, a comfort blanket and an Aladdin’s cave all rolled into one.


Wider reading for A Level English Literature: 6: Culture, religion and science

In the last in our series of blogs on wider reading for A Level English Literature home study students, an Oxford Home Schooling tutor looks at the topics of science, religion and culture. The exams are looming rather large on the horizon so now is the time to look at the final major topic you […]


So who can Study at Home?

My background is as a Further Education lecturer so I was used to having a wide cross-section of humanity in my classes but I had no idea when I began to teach English with Oxford Open Learning that my new tutor groups would be quite so diverse! Like a lot of people I think assumed […]


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