Tag Archives: Hong Kong

Extreme Reading

One of the unwritten rules of headship is that you don’t win competitions in your own school.  Heads need to be above competitions; they give out prizes but do not win them.  I thus never submit an entry for the … Continue reading

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A sense of perspective; the Head in Hong Kong

I have always enjoyed the Channel 4 comedy series Father Ted! A favourite episode sees Father Ted using a toy cow to explain the difference between ‘small’ and ‘far away’ to the hapless Father Dougal. A sense of perspective is … Continue reading

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Britain’s Brain Drain

As we approach our 400th birthday celebrations in 2015, The Perse is organising a series of alumni events.  Former Perse students are spread far and wide which is to be expected for a highly qualified and thus mobile group, living in … Continue reading

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