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The process and problems of self-evaluation in schools

Self-evaluation is not simply a process, or an event sparked by an external stimulus but should be the core ingredient of continuous improvement in...

Beneath the Mask

“If makeup is so truthful, why do they call it concealer?”(Sheldon Cooper, The Big Bang Theory) This article is based on three contentions. Firstly,...

Creating a Culture of Character in Your School

All across the world, educational establishments are more aware than ever of the need to put a positive culture at the heart of their...

Handing over the learning space

My last two articles introduced ideas to help schools consider how well they prepare students for rapidly changing and unpredictable futures. I explored the...

Five Prophecies about the Future of Schooling

  One of the greatest challenges for Education in the Twenty-first Century is that there is an ever-increasing divide between the demand for learning and...
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Changing the education status quo

“Transformation is the sum of well- choreographed incrementalism.” What a jargon-loaded quotation that is! It is an interesting one because, if you spend a moment...

Educators: Inspirational leadership of learning is our core business

A school leader's job changes eternity. Great school leaders work with high intention, sincere effort and excellent execution – children are provided with opportunities to...

Moving your school from outstanding to exceptional

The past year has seen a record number of schools being rated outstanding by the inspection authorities. This is fantastic news for the hardworking school...

Are educators putting others off joining the profession?

Educators, it's time for a change! I am an avid social media user. I like, follow and subscribe, to many of the major education websites...

Can you teach innovation?

The week of November 20th-24th last year was marked in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as 'Innovation Week’. There was a plethora of activities taking...