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Educational policy and the Gonski brand

For the past four months I’ve been teaching a course on policy and politics to masters students. It’s a course I love teaching as it always links to contemporary events and it’s easy to point students to media stories and policy announcements. 528 more words


Miller (2018) The nature of School Leadership, Springer

This review will be published by Management in Education shortly.

The quest to find the essential nature of school leadership is an ambitious one. If that quest is undertaken on a global scale ambition risks becoming hubris. 1,309 more words


Osiris Educational

Osiris Educational are a professional learning body offering some fantastic ‘cutting edge’ programmes. Check them out here:


Professional Development

AGAA- golwg gan gydymaith


Mae hon wir yn adeg wych i fod yn gweithio ym maes addysg yng Nghymru. Mae’r dasg o greu cwricwlwm newydd yn dilyn adroddiad “Dyfodol Llwyddiannus” yr Athro Donaldson ym mis Chwefror 2015 yn gyffrous, ac yn fwy cyffrous fyth yn sgil y ffaith mai athrawon cyfredol eu hunain sy’n arwain y gwaith. 867 more words

School Leadership

NAEL- an associate’s view.


This really is a great time to be working in education in Wales. The task of creating a new curriculum following Professor Donaldson’s “Successful Futures” report in February 2015 is exciting, and made more so by the fact that it is practising teachers themselves who are leading the work. 819 more words

School Leadership

The predispositions of school leadership

Much of the discussion at the recent uLead conference was on how we lead schools in today’s world. As you can imagine, there was a smorgasbord of opinions that yielded interesting discussion and important insights. 402 more words

Contemporary Schooling

Scaling the mountain to principalship: Barriers and enablers in a female first-time principal’s journey to leadership

Samantha Mortimer and Dr Frances Edwards, University of Waikato

Although, in 2017, 59% of the total number of high school teachers in New Zealand were female, women held… 1,739 more words