A Week in the Life of… Ken Heaton

A Week in the Life of… Ken Heaton, headteacher at Florence Melly Community Primary School. Florence Melly Community Primary School in Liverpool has a vision to ensure each and every child reaches their potential and has as many opportunities in life as possible. Headteacher Ken Heaton attended the school for seven

Sue Kerwin, headteacher St Andrew’s Maghull Church of England Primary School

St Andrew’s Maghull Church of England Primary School’s philosophy of ‘education for life, not for tests’ provides a unique and welcoming environment for its pupils. In a school which encourages inventing, experimenting, taking risks and making mistakes, we spoke to its headteacher, Sue Kerwin to understand more about how this

Greg Parker headteacher LIPA Primary School

LIPA Primary School in Liverpool city centre opened its doors in September 2014, and this year marks the school’s first year anniversary. The school immerses children in the creative and performing arts but also has a strong focus on English, mathematics and science. We caught up with headteacher Greg Parker

Helen Tantouri, headteacher at Valewood Primary School

Valewood Primary School in Crosby was a winner at the 2014 Educate Awards, as it won the Outstanding Sport in a Primary School. But there is more to the school than just excellent sports teams, as we found out when we caught up with headteacher Helen Tantouri after the awards. Monday Monday

Phil Daniels, headteacher at Springwood Heath Primary School

Phil Daniels, headteacher at Springwood Heath Primary School Sunday Like most headteachers, my week starts on Sunday. I produce notes for staff because I don’t like holding Monday morning meetings. I share them with my deputy and then email them to staff so they can then spend Monday morning preparing or chatting about