Climbing the Hill

Climbing the Hill
Rob Carpenter

Welcome

Executive Headteacher with Foxfield and Woodhill Primary Schools in South East London.  Committed to sharing best practice and leadership thinking; learning from each other and generally being useful.  From the blogs to the documents, there are resources and ideas we want to share and believe can make a difference.  Giving away our best ideas helps us create new ones. Feedback welcomed!

Rob Carpenter

"But revolutions dont wait for legislation.  They emerge from what people do at ground level.  Education doesnt happen in committee rooms or the rhetoric of politicians.  Its what goes on between learners and teachers in actual schools"

Sir Ken Robinson (Creative Schools)

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  • 04:33 PM - 21st June, 2018 Our partnership professional development programme brochure is now published. We are keen to hear from any schools wishing to collaborate. Get in touch! Link here... Read more
    12:26 PM - 21st June, 2018 Our partnership professional development programme brochure is now published. We are keen to hear from any schools wishing to collaborate. Get in touch! Link here... Read more
  • 06:11 PM - 20th June, 2018 Totally agree Read more
    03:16 PM - 20th June, 2018 Isabel Allende fled Chile for Venezuela after her family received death threats. Khaled Hosseini sought asylum in US during the Soviet–Afghan War. Viet Thanh Nguyen came to the US as a refugee at the age of 4. Refugees bring skills and possibilities and change. Read more
  • 11:10 AM - 19th June, 2018 A must read! Powerful Read more
    06:37 AM - 19th June, 2018 Many of us dread “difficult conversations,” but navigating them skillfully is one of the life skills most worth mastering: Read more
  • 02:01 PM - 15th June, 2018 Leadership for coherence and deep learning. Listening to Michael Fullan at Inspiring Leadership today Read more
    09:23 PM - 14th June, 2018 A great day so far at - the brain exposed with Prof Steve Peters , and childhood revisited with Read more
  • 09:23 PM - 14th June, 2018 Charles Hazlewood: trust in your authentic self, don't sweat the small stuff Read more
    09:22 PM - 14th June, 2018 Great to hear story and the leadership lessons learnt about resilience, determination and love along the way. Read more