Tag Archives: leadership

The Governance of Schools

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There are some interesting facts in a recent YouGov poll about how the average voter in this country currently considers the ability of those in the top jobs of each political party. For instance, after making every imaginable mistake, including … Continue reading

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Tweeting Headteachers and a Need to Reform Education

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There’s an interesting article in the Guardian this week by Fiona Millar, on headteachers joining together to discuss educational issues and thereby acting as a kind of self-selected lobbying organisation. Isn’t this what education’s trade unions and professional associations should … Continue reading

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Respect, Equal Opportunities, Diversity and Achievement

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Two brief news stories in the British media this week illustrate some of the issues we often try to highlight at 3Di. First, on Radio 4, there was an item about the expansion of Honda’s car-making capacity in England. With … Continue reading

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Values-Based Education – or Multiple Intelligences?

There’s an article about education in the Guardian this week that we can hardly let pass without comment. However, in order to do it proper justice 3Di readers should take a few minutes to read it for themselves before moving … Continue reading

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In Appreciation of Gore Vidal

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We talk about the characteristics of ‘fully evolved human beings’, and 3D Eye is still intending to post some descriptions of such people, taken from those which Abraham Maslow noted in his studies. Perhaps we should also consider some well-known … Continue reading

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Standards, Attainment and Achievement – Can We Be Clear What We’re Talking About?

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Consider this powerful and shocking headline from a recent newspaper article: Schools ‘face talent drain’ as morale of teachers dives: Poll shows thousands are thinking of quitting as former Ofsted chief warns of widespread disillusionment http://www.guardian.co.uk/education/2012/may/12/schools-face-talent-drain By Daniel Boffey Morale … Continue reading

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The Frying Pan, the Fire, the Furnace and Finland

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Here’s an interesting take on leadership, management and high performance teams: “You have to enjoy your work and be content. Satisfied. You have to have an atmosphere in which it is pleasant to work. But you can only do it … Continue reading

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