Middle Leaders – The Journey


This is a blog that I have written as part of my NPQML course. The John Burnham opinion piece quoted is provided by the National College and about curriculum development through middle leadership.

From John Burnham’s opinion piece, I feel there are a number of implications for middle leaders, with the first and most important, being that we need to inspire the team we are working with. In this current educational climate, we have all been slightly ‘untethered’ so that we have the ability to roam a little more freely. It is in times such as these, that teams can be divided, aspirations forgotten and purposes lost. I think that my first job as a middle leader is to unite my team with a common goal and remind them about what we are working towards, without getting too distracted by the endless possibilities that such freedom brings.

Once we are…

View original post 492 more words


About teachingbattleground

I teach
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s