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One year later. The 4th and final semester. The last Hoorah...

It was an amazing feeling. Surviving the toughest semester in nursing school despite working 32 hours a week, selling a house for the first time, and getting kicked out of my old home and moving into my own apartment. 476 more words


Sunday period 4 - Packing the Head's briefcase

1. My proper pen and proper ink
Heads sign a lot of documents, contracts, policies, orders, cheques. Be prepared. there are also letters, lots of them but the best are my own letters.I often write and thank people for their work or contribution, if I was a banker of course that would be a £ bonus but this is the public sector, they have to make do with a letter. 976 more words


Sharing the Role of the Chair of Governors

Part 3 of the School Governance (Roles, Procedures and Allowances)(England) Regulations 2013 explains the process of electing the chair and vice chair.   As the role of the chair has become distinctly onerous in recent times, finding a governor who is willing to stand for this position has become daunting.   587 more words


Effective Headteachers: In quest of the Holy Grail

(1)       Expectations

Headteachers of schools[1] live on the edge.   They work interminable hours and are expected to be all things to all people. Among other things, headteachers are required to engage in strategic planning, managing and supporting staff, working with parents, promoting the standards and welfare of pupils, working in partnership with other schools, dealing with a multitude of changes including the curriculum and assessment and being accountable to parents, governing bodies, the Department for Education (DfE) and, most of all, Ofsted.      2,360 more words

Leadership And Management

Foggy Bottom's Big Chill Freezes Even Retired Diplomat ... Diplo Doggy Wins!

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For obvious reasons, we are unable to share the name of the retired diplomat here but we have permission to share this with our readers. 306 more words

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New Business Book Summary Available for No-Drama Leadership

A lack of leadership results in problematic work behaviors, such as poor performance and absenteeism. Unless supervisors take responsibility for good workplace relationships, their companies’ cultures will suffer. 262 more words

Leadership And Management