Principal's blog

 

Principal of Dame Allan's Schools, Dr John Hind, discusses his views on education and current affairs.

Dame Allan's Schools' diamond badge representing the diamond structure of education

In his last blog before he retires, Dr Hind reflects on the impacts of the Coronavirus crisis and the ways in which Dame Allan's has risen to the challenge of learning during lockdown.

Thank you written on a page
Our Schools’ ethos is based on a culture of courtesy, consideration and good manners at all times and in all places. Why should that matter?
Student working on a project using a laptop

As educators, we should look to develop entrepreneurial skills to show students how to realise successful outcomes using initiative, imagination and sound business sense. 

Launch of Relais de la Memoire

In the wake of another successful weekend hosting Relais de la Mémoire at the Schools, Dr Hind looks at the importance of offering innovative opportunities to make languages worth learning.