ADMINISTRATORS CORNER

Administrators Corner…

Our Administrators Corner provides discussions on issues and topics that are pertinent to administrators and aspiring administrators.

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,...

A million ways to thank a teacher

As administrators, we become so caught up with the daily running of the school that we sometimes forget to show our appreciation to the people...

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...

Self-Evaluation – The Backbone of a Great School

International schools have long carried out self-evaluation in every aspect of their work, but it has not always been performed objectively and systematically to...

Connecting the education dots… moving from policy to practice

In November, many of us as administrators were knee deep in preparing our schools for inspections. We were also working hard on setting up staff...

There is no outstanding lesson

I have been very privileged in my career to work with some really talented teachers. They have challenged me to do better and expect...

Is Your School Culture Toxic Or Positive?

School culture often also referred to as school climate is the cornerstone of all schools. It may be defined as the quality and character...

Education Reform: Are you ready?

  From ancient times until now education reform has been taking place and will continue for the foreseeable future. Education reform is the term given to...

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...