Leadership programme

Articles & Blogs

In this section, we share articles and blogs written by members of our core group. Some are focused on the need for change and others on examples of practice we can learn from. We aim to unpack some of the theory and emerging practice in this area to contribute to the wider debate and provide practical examples for others to learn from.

Given the current context our school leaders work in - where funding shortages, an exponential rise in child poverty, squeezed public services and a growing teacher recruitment and retention crisis are creating...
My first headship, in 2004, was at a school languishing at the bottom of the national league tables. Deemed a ‘failing’ school, and part of the then Fresh Start Initiative, it closed...
Rethinking Leadership leaves me feeling energised and motivated on a topic which usually generates my resignation, sadness, and frustration - and that is the ability of our school system to support young...
It is fantastic that Rethinking Leadership (RL) has opened up the debate about the future of education leadership for an English audience. There is scarcely any debate on this issue currently; understandable...
Knowledge is derived from information in the same way information is derived from the data. We make our own meaning from it and it is open to interpretation. How we understand information...
What a breath of fresh air it is to read the ‘What else? What next? What if?’ report! This invitation to rethink leadership in the school system could not have come at...

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