100 second Blog: Toxic climates for learning- what are the leadership factors contributing and what do we need to do to improve leadership?

  The  100 second blog I’ve been reading about toxic work environments in schools this week.  So for my first  100 second  blog, I want to provide a brief commentary on what might be going wrong in our schools and what needs to happen to have a positive climate for learning Characteristics of toxic climate Read more about 100 second Blog: Toxic climates for learning- what are the leadership factors contributing and what do we need to do to improve leadership?[…]

Ofsted wants a fairer way to judge schools in 2019. I’m not convinced and there are more questions to be answered.

Ofsted wants a fairer way to judge schools in 2019. I’m not convinced and there are more questions to be answered. I was struck by Amanda Spielman’s interview on BBC Radio 4 Today programme this morning.   Articulate, earnest and confident, Spielman outlined what the future will likely be for the revised Inspection framework in 2019. Read more about Ofsted wants a fairer way to judge schools in 2019. I’m not convinced and there are more questions to be answered.[…]