Governors Corner #6

This space is about and for school governors, one of the most underrated sections of leadership inour schools today. It is here for you to share so please leave a comment with your views and any topics you might like to explore! ********************* Succession Planning As we approach the Easter holidays, Governing Bodies will be thinking about those members of staff […]

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ICT & Governors #2

This is Part 2 of a three-part series in which Terry Freedman looks at how schools can benefit from a governor’s interest in educational technology – and how the governor can reap rewards too. Part 1 can be read here Isn’t being a school governor hard enough, and time-consuming enough, without someone suggesting you get even more involved?

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ICT and Governors #1

In this three-part series, Terry Freedman looks at how schools can benefit from a governor’s interest in educational technology – and how the governor can reap rewards too. As a governor, you want to “do your bit” for the school you’re involved with. It’s a time-consuming, highly responsible job – and unpaid at that. So why do much more than […]

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Great Expectations and Blank Pages!

We are coming to the end of the long summer holidays and for many parents, children and people in the education sector, it is a time of new beginnings. This is the time of the blank piece of paper. Sometimes during my first assembly of the year I would mention blank pieces of paper. I would show the children the […]

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