Features
  • Micon Metcalfe

    Chief operating officer, Inspiration Trust

    “I’m committed because I know some children got really raw deals”

  • The Climate Change Debate

    Should schools respond to the climate emergency, and how?

    “The curriculum is for knowledge. Issues don’t drive the curriculum.”

  • Marie Gentles

    Headteacher, Hawkswood primary PRU, Chingford, Essex

    “I’d never even heard of a PRU, but I decided to give it a go”

  • Nadia Paczuska

    Headteacher, Phoenix St Peter primary academy

    “In the first couple of years you’re a hero. After that it’s your problem”

  • Andy Buck

    author, speaker, trainer and coach

    “I’m not a Teach First, change-the-world type”

  • Loic Menzies

    Director, Centre for Education and Youth (formerly LKMCo)

    “It’s about getting under the skin of things”

  • Sharon Hague

    senior vice-president, Pearson

    “The more I got involved in exams, the more fascinating I found it”

  • Rachel Snape

    Headteacher, The Spinney Primary School

    “Once you get people motivated around an idea, it just happens.”

  • Damian Hinds

    Former education secretary

    “I would have been more than happy to continue serving”

  • Michael Pain

    Chief executive, Forum Strategy

    “I'm passionate about academy trusts”

  • Simon Connell

    Chief Executive, Baker Dearing Trust

    “I want people to talk about UTCs like the Russell Group”