Dealing with difficult colleagues can be the most challenging aspect of leadership. Alex Masters talks to school leadership consultant Edward Gildea about common issues that you may face and how best to approach with them
As a school middle leader, managing your workload alongside your leadership commitments can be a daunting task. Paul K Ainsworth offers his insight on the school year and how best to manage your duties. The downloadable checklist offers suggestions on how to structure your workload across each term
Linda Thornton considers what Early Years Teachers’ Standard 8 means for early years teachers and their leadership and management development, honed through bringing together the knowledge and skills gained in achieving the previous seven standards
Holding the headteacher to account is one of the core governor responsibilities, and performance management provides the formal framework in which to do that. But, how do you ensure that you and your governing body make the most of this opportunity by selecting the best team, using appropriate external advice and setting challenging but realistic targets?