Becky Kleanthous, Author at Oxford Open Learning

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

Springtime Poems

Poems to Inspire at Springtime

If the only poem that ever springs to mind in these sunny moments is ‘I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud’ (aka ‘Daffodils’) by William Wordsworth, then please take this opportunity to meet some more gorgeous poetry to make your spring even sweeter…

School League Tables

School League Tables Should Account for Social Environments

The progress each child makes is relative, and pupils in the second school may be making excellent progress in spite of what the league table suggests.

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