Making progress

So three months in I wanted to think about what’s the biggest change I’ve noticed in school. There are a number of things I could mention: The academy thing (though as I previously worked in a grant maintained school I’m used to being a bit of a pariah), the mobile phone thing (and I may… Read More Making progress

Efficiency

There is a simple fact we have to face. Currently the primary function of ministers in the Department for Education is to present misleading information to the education sector and to the public. This is not a situation where they are accidentally misleading people rather it is a distinct choice being made in order to… Read More Efficiency

I have news…

As the academic year glides to a close, I have news. For the past six years I’ve been lucky enough to have been a governor at one of the finest schools in the country, working with a wonderful group of people to support the education of local kids. One of the many reasons this school… Read More I have news…