News & Events
Global update: End of term roundup
2nd August 2021
We reach the end of the summer term with a sigh of relief. Now we have the chance to reflect on an extraordinary year.
The school year is drawing to a close with many of you already having started your …Read More
Guest post: The end of this term is something worth singing about
30th July 2021
The end of the summer term has been cause for celebration in Wales, along with a palpable sense of relief.
In our second post wrapping up the 2021 summer term, we turn to Wales, and Simon Thompson, Deputy Headteacher / …Read More
Guest post: How to teach in a pandemic
23rd July 2021
The past year has presented numerous challenges for education. Here David McFall explains how his school kept teaching.
We last heard from David McFall, Principal of Pierre Elliott Trudeau (PETES), on February 5, 2021. His guest post, ‘Waiting …Read More
Dame Pat and the origins of the leadership centre
19th July 2021
As it continues to roll out initiatives and programmes based around school improvement, we look at the origins of the Centre for Education Leadership.
A week ago we had the privilege of hearing from Professor Qing Gu, Director of the …Read More
Direction and support in practice
9th July 2021
A number of factors come into play when supporting staff and pupils on their learning journey. Here we expand on the fundamental elements.
Learning Partnerships and learning journeys
Previously in this series we have referred to a learning partnership made …Read More
Conversations in direction and support (part 5 in a series)
2nd July 2021
Knowing the principles of the Olevi Professional Progression Framework is one thing. Imparting them on others requires a conversation.
Previously in this series on direction and support, we have outlined the basic principles underpinning our approach, looked at them in …Read More