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Personal and organisational vision

The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision. ~ Helen Keller

A key theme in literature about school change is the need for compelling, coherent, and shared vision.

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Growing Great Schools - booking now open for 7th Annual Conference

Booking is now open for our 7th Annual Conference, taking place on Thursday 26th-Friday 27th January 2017.

The Growing Great Schools conference will focus on… 81 more words

3 Skills To Discuss Racism with Emotional Intelligence

You do not look how I expected you to look. Are you Asian?”. He turns to my husband and asks “Don’t you think you should have told us your wife was Asian? 1,196 more words


Schools must speak for themselves (Part 1)

School self-evaluation is a strange beast. There’s no requirement for schools to present it in a particular format and approaches vary up and down the country.  879 more words



Can a school be great without a great principal?  Research indicates that the answer is no.  The undeniable fact is that principals are the most influential figures in driving schools toward greatness, or not. 665 more words


Special! Greg Williamson

This special podcast features Greg Williamson from Washington State.


For nearly three decades, while serving in other roles with the state and federal government, Greg Williamson has worked directly with young people to better involve them in the decisions that affect them. 177 more words

Student Voice

How to say 'hello'

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Recently I have embarked upon a leadership role in a new school.  I am very excited to be taking on this challenge and the opportunity to work with new colleagues.  347 more words