Here is an interesting and important article for anyone wishing to gain some insight into the context schools are operating within at the moment. It is long, but worthwhile. For my part, I think the best way of protecting our children is to stick it out, to carry on working as hard as one possibly can to be an effective headteacher and safeguard children in terms of welfare, attainment, progress and choice.
‘I wake at 2am worrying about the children’: the headteachers leaving Britain’s schools
Too little money, too many tests: senior staff talk frankly about life on education’s frontline