• Seldon: AI can replace Ofsted inspectors within a decade

    Artificial intelligence could make Ofsted inspectors redundant within the next decade, according to the founder of an institute looking into how to use technology ethically in schools. Former headteacher Sir Anthony Seldon, now vice-chancellor the University of Buckingham, outlined his predictions for the sector as the Institute for Ethical AI in Education published its first

    22.15 Feb. 27th, 2020 | News

  • The Seldon List: OECD chief and schools minister top trad-dominated education influencers list

    Andreas Schleicher, the OECD’s education chief, Nick Gibb, the schools minister, and Amanda Spielman, the head of Ofsted, have topped a new list of the most influential people in education. The list, drawn up by Sir Anthony Seldon with the help of a panel of 20 educationists, is likely to be controversial as it dominated

    5.00 Jan. 11th, 2019 | News

  • Anthony Seldon, vice-chancellor of Buckingham University and former Master of Wellington College

    Anthony Seldon recently failed to get the government to agree to a new leadership college he would run. Undeterred, he has bounced back with a new wellbeing conference. But why? Anthony Seldon wants teachers and heads to get better at looking after themselves. As master of Wellington College he introduced happiness lessons. As vice-chancellor of

    5.00 Oct. 1st, 2017 | Features