Frank Norris MBE
Adviser to The Northern Powerhouse Partnership on education matters through a secondment from The Co-op.
Independent chair of the Blackpool Education Improvement Board.
Trustee and chair of finance at Great Academies Education Trust
Vice Chair of Liverpool Education Board
Advisory Board member of InnovateHer
Former senior HMI manager responsible for school, early years and initial teacher education including Framework Development
Recent blog posts
Hello colleagues and thank you for sticking with me for this final slot at the end of a highly important and impressive day. There are times in your life when all the stars seem to align. An uncanny and unlikely episode of...
Unlocking Learning Beyond the Lockdown Conference Hello colleagues thank you for giving me the opportunity to speak to you at the end of what has been an uplifting and positive event. It comes at a time when there is much uncertainty but also at time of opportunity....
Understanding the communities of the schools with the greatest proportion of long-term disadvantaged students and what the policy response should be
In our recent second report into long-term disadvantage in secondary schools, we committed to looking in more detail at the location of the schools we identified. The paper presents that analysis but also goes further by looking at more data about the communities...