wide range of inspection reports. I was working alongside a more experienced HMI and it was a truly enlightening experience. I gained much from the wisdom, common sense and measured approach that he adopted.
Personal reflection on the most recent Blackpool Education Improvement Board (BEIB) Meeting on 22 September 2021
As the independent chair of the BEIB I committed to sharing more widely its work and keeping those in the town’s schools up to date with its actions and decisions.
The Board met yesterday and spent much time focusing on the current impact of Covid-19 and how settings, schools and Colleges were coping with the different challenges that the loss of bubbles and vaccinations for older students etc had brought.
The seagulls circle overhead and the waves lap gently at the shore as the sun breaks through theclouds in Blackpool. On the pier, the tourist train rolls slowly past the amusement arcades and thecandy floss shop down to the painted horses galloping around the...