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Jonathan Timmis, chief operating officer, Astrea Academy Trust

Jonathan Timmis, the new chief operating officer at Astrea Academy Trust, has worked from bombed-out buildings to the White…

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
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Charlotte Pearce Cornish, director, Premier Advisory Group

Charlotte Pearce Cornish’s Premier Advisory Group has just won the contract to support free school applications. She explains how…

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
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Richard Gill, chair, Teaching School Hubs Council

Richard Gill, chair of the Teaching School Hubs Council, tells Jess Staufenberg how he went from standing in the…

Jess Staufenberg
Richard Gill
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Duncan Spalding, headteacher, Aylsham High School

Like many of the nicest people in education, Duncan Spalding is under the impression he couldn’t possibly be important…

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
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Paul Gosling, president, NAHT

Paul Gosling, new president of school leaders’ union NAHT, tells Jess Staufenberg the government must prioritise getting exhausted headteachers…

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
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Steve Crocker, president, Association of Directors of Children’s Services

It’s a baptism of fire for Steve Crocker, as he takes the reins at the Association of Directors of…

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg


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Carol Dewhurst, chief executive and Tessa Mason, chair, Bradford Diocesan Academies Trust

The chair and chief executive of Bradford Diocesan Academies Trust learnt about the importance of the CEO-chair relationship when…

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
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Oliver Caviglioli, education author and illustrator

Education’s best-known illustrator, Oliver Caviglioli, is a one-time Olympics trainee, bodybuilder, sandal-wearing PE teacher and son of a Corsican…

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
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Focus feature: Chartered College of Teaching

The Chartered College of Teaching marks its fifth anniversary this year, having launched with quite a few misgivings expressed…

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
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Caroline Barlow, vice chair, Headteachers’ Roundtable

Caroline Barlow, headteacher at Heathfield Community College, and vice chair of Headteachers’ Roundtable, tells Jess Staufenberg about the power…

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
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Matt Jenkins, British sign language teacher, The Deaf Academy

Deafness shot into the national consciousness recently with a deaf contestant on Strictly Come Dancing. But award-winning teacher Matt…

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
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How do you teach students that genocide is a societal thing?

Two former school teachers founded the Centre for Holocaust Education at the UCL Institute of Education. They tell Jess Staufenberg why…

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg

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DfE threatened with legal action over ‘unlawful’ Covid attendance rules

The government is being threatened with legal action if it fails to update attendance guidance for vulnerable children and…

James Carr
James Carr
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Academy trusts’ cash stash rises to £3bn despite pandemic pressures

Academy trusts boosted their reserves and surpluses last year despite the upheaval of Covid, official figures show. New Department…

Tom Belger
Tom Belger