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Fake Teacher: New Academy Head – Newsletter No.4

Dear New Academy Head, I wish you well but please don't do this! A new head was appointed. She had to prove her impact – quickly. She observed everyone in her first week.   The majority of teachers were judged inadequate, despite having a history of good or outstanding teaching at several other schools. She … Continue reading Fake Teacher: New Academy Head – Newsletter No.4

Fake Headteacher: Non-negotiables

Dear Staff, The only way I can monitor good teaching is to force staff to follow lengthy book scrutiny checklists and non-negotiables. But I wonder if this actually has a detrimental affect on good teachers' teaching? Book Scrutiny Checklists Feel like Trying to Teach in a Straitjacket I work so hard satisfying book scrutiny checklists … Continue reading Fake Headteacher: Non-negotiables