Tag: expectations


Difficult conversations

You think I would have learnt by now… ‘Strike while the iron is hot’ or ‘now, is not always the best time to act.’ The subtleties of leadership, perhaps management is more appropriate here. Regularly we are faced with the decision to act and lead or accept and move on (possibly to revisit). As teachers in the…
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18 Nov ’14 0

First Impressions

I have now spent two days at Hamble. I felt that it was important to reflect on both the Department and the teaching experience. Leadership The first two days incorporated a series of small but significant challenges, including get the physical environment structured, removal of unused hardware, locks, keys, chairs, noticeboards, office, timetables…. There are…
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5 Jan ’08 0