Focus on: our series of leadership articles

Focus on is the TTSA’s series of leadership advice articles. Please visit the links below to download your chosen article.

Focus on: next steps following the SEND Reforms
Anne Crane, Deputy Head and the SENCO at Woodhouse Primary School provides her expert advice for primary schools about next steps following the major SEND reforms. Anne is the Specialist Leader of Education (SLE) for SEND at the TTSA.  (published March 2017)

Focus on: using School Direct as part of a successful teacher recruitment strategy
Rob Marsh, Acting Principal, Cathedral Academy Wakefield, shares why the academy has registered to host a range of School Direct trainees from September 2017 and why he feels that School Direct is an important part of his teacher recruitment strategy (published December 2016).

Focus on: creating the Teaching School of the future
David Kirk, our recently appointed Director of Teaching School, shares more about his plans for the alliance, and why schools must get involved with the opportunities Teaching Schools present. (Published September 2016)

Focus on: transforming culture and results
Steve Evans, Headteacher of Rastrick High School shares how under his leadership the school culture and results have been transformed. This piece includes his ideas and strategies for success. (Published April 2016)