Silent Mentors

Diary: Met our District HMIe Phil Denning this mrining with Alan Blackie. We try to schedule these meetings each term to reflect on a range of issues: today's agenda included: recent inspections; learning and teaching policy; our plans for curriculum … Continue reading

Sad Person

My life must be really sad because I had a great day today completing our Service Improvement Plan update and our Standards and Quality Report. Sheila McKendrick and I worked from 9.15-4.00 with the documents projected onto a screen via … Continue reading

Development planning

Schools back today but no apparent problems. On Friday I worked on guidelines for development planning in East Lothian. The following are some of the key points: The reasons for redrafting the guidance can be summarised in the following: * … Continue reading

Ian Fullerton

7.30-10.30 In early to do some preparation work for a number of bits and pieces to come this week. 11.00-1.30 Met with Colin Sutherland, HT North Berwick High School, Liz McLean, ELC architect and Ian Fullerton, Legend. We were talking … Continue reading