Come and meet us!
Monday 25th September (London) -
MATPN Workforce Deep Drive
Thursday 28th September (Online 4:15-5:30pm) - The Education Showroom
Thursday 5th - Friday 6th October (Birmingham) - CST conference
Tuesday 10th October (Manchester) -
Bright Futures Leadership Conference
Wednesday 18th October (London) -
ASCL Leadership Conference - South
Thursday 9th November (Online 4:15-5:30pm) - The Education Showroom
Wednesday 15th November (Manchester) -
ASCL Leadership Conference - North
Wednesday 22nd November (Coventry) -
ASCL Leadership Conference - Midlands
Thursday 1st February (Online 4:15-5:30pm) -
The Education Showroom
Friday 8th - Saturday 9th March (Liverpool) -
ASCL Annual Conference
Thursday 21st March (Buckinghamshire) -
BASL School Leadership Conference
Thursday 23rd May (Online 4:15-5:30pm) -
The Education Showroom
Make Do and Mend
Ever feel like you’re scrabbling around for scraps of cloth to cover the needs of the school? You are not alone. We have been speaking with lots of leaders in schools who feel this way...
Ain't Got No Money
As members of the largest UK teachers’ union strike to protest against a chronic shortage of funding and a national recruitment and retention crisis, let us reflect this month on one of the most challenging aspects of school leadership, at all levels: managing budgets...
Behind The Mask
As we return to school, this common question will most often lead to a quick civil exchange, “Yes, thanks. You?” And we will go on our way. But couldn’t this be an opportunity for something better, more engaging than a simple courtesy?
Every Leader is Telling a Story
In the words of Walt Disney, “Every leader is telling a story… about what he or she values.” What will people read into you? More importantly, what is at the core of the story you want to tell?
It's a Marathon not a Sprint
We all know mental health is a priority, and schools are being asked to assign a Mental Health Lead by 2025. Whilst the focus of this role is largely to provide our children and young people...
Begin with the End in Mind
Political ideology aside, I hope you can take inspiration from her Majesty’s example of servant leadership, and check-in with the end you have in mind for 2022-2023, so you can start this academic year with confidence and a clear sense of purpose...
Passing on the Baton
As the Commonwealth games get underway in Birmingham, at Leadership Edge, I too am passing on the baton. Maybe there are readers amongst you who also will also be passing on the baton at the end of this term - and maybe taking hold of a new one...