Becky Kleanthous, Author at Homeschooling

    Articles by Becky Kleanthous

    Becky Kleanthous is a freelance copywriter, poet and essayist. She is also a qualified English teacher of 11-18 year olds. She has a Master’s in Education (awarded with distinction), an English Language Bachelor’s degree and an English Literature and Creative Writing Bachelor’s degree. She has been an examiner for one of England’s leading exam boards, a private tutor, a Deputy Head of Year, a Gifted and Talented Coordinator, a TEFL teacher, and a mentor to trainee teachers. Becky has written extensively for educational sites such as Audiopi, University Compare and The Calculator Site, and she can be found at


    Dystopian Distractions: For When You Need to Read About a World Worse Than Your Own

    What better time to escape the ludicrousness of real life than by diving into an alternate reality?

    School Dinners

    Jamie’s School Dinners: What’s on Children’s Plates 15 Years Later?

    The Children’s Food Trust was closed in 2017. So what does this mean for school dinners now?


    The Witchcraft of Shakespeare’s Time, and Why Macbeth Really Didn’t Help

    With the royal criminalisation of witchcraft in 1604 (and before its 1736 retraction), hundreds of thousands of people in Europe were tortured, hung, and drowned.