Meet the Headteacher – Jason Roberts, headteacher Gateacre School

The Special One Gateacre School’s headteacher Jason Roberts has taken the school from special measures to success. Christine Toner caught up with him to find out just how he did it. by Christine Toner Had you asked Jason Roberts what his career aspirations were when he was growing up, teaching would never have ...

Headteacher Talk – Tracey Greenough

Tracey Greenough from The Academy of St Francis of Assisi One thing I wished I had learned at school: I really enjoyed school and you would always find me in the sports hall practising for some sport or other! I always followed the latest trend and usually, felt under a lot of ...

Meet the Headteacher Niamh Howlett, headteacher Bellerive Catholic College

Educate meets Niamh Howlett, headteacher at Bellerive FCJ, to talk science, success and why the ethos of the school was the perfect fit. by Christine Toner They say teaching is a vocation. But it’s not necessarily one that hits you straight away. At least, it wasn’t for Niamh Howlett, the recently appointed ...

Meet the Headteacher Wendy Walters, headteacher at Rudston Primary School

Crashing satellites, walk-in storybooks, and forest classrooms - Wendy Walters, headteacher at Rudston Primary School, shares her vision for interactive learning. And with the school amongst the most in demand in the city, it’s clear her tactics are working, Christine Toner reports. Bringing learning to life by Christine Toner Picture the scene. You’re ...