Tag Archives: head teachers

Leaving it all behind

At Easter I finished my stint as the Leicester Mercury’s education correspondent to move to Brussels as a freelance journalist. It had been a thoroughly enjoyable four years covering one of the most interesting education patches in the country. But … Continue reading

Posted in Because for some reason I think anyone is interested, Read all about it | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Pupils must never be let down again

The world of education in Leicester never seems to stay still. I was thinking just the other day about all the senior education chiefs who have come and gone during my near-four-year stint as Leicester Mercury education correspondent. To say … Continue reading

Posted in Education analysis | Tagged , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Headteachers: Sacked, resigned, suspended, not sure

In the past week or so I’ve been writing a lot about head teachers who have, for one reason or another, left the job in strange circumstances. Clair Bowen for example who has resigned from Donisthorpe Primary School a couple … Continue reading

Posted in Education analysis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments