Russell Hobby

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7d
Evening Standard
Schools ‘should do more to protect pupils from toxic air’children to school and supporting the new Mayor’s proposals for an expanded and
Schools ‘should do more to protect pupils from toxic air’
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
children to school and supporting the new Mayor’s proposals for an expanded and strengthened Ultra Low Emission Zone.” Russell Hobby, general secretary of school leaders’ union NAHT, said that headteachers would be in regular contact with... Read more
15d
Daily Telegraph
Sats answers published online 'by rogue marker'distance itself from the latest gaffe but head teachers have already blamed the
Sats answers published online 'by rogue marker'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
distance itself from the latest gaffe but head teachers have already blamed the DfE for 'error of administration of SATs.' Russell Hobby, general secretary of school leaders’ union NAHT, says: "This second error in the administration of SATs... Read more
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23d
Daily Mirror
Why school SATs tests are in chaos - and the Tories must do something about itabout children. We’ve asked for the Government to sit down with NAHT and others
Why school SATs tests are in chaos - and the Tories must do something about it
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
about children. We’ve asked for the Government to sit down with NAHT and others to talk about a way forward for next year. Nobody wants to see a repeat of this year’s chaos. Russell Hobby is the General Secretary of the school leaders' unio... Read more
23d
Daily Telegraph
Nicky Morgan accused of using sexism to avoid 'touchy' subjectsoon and too many changes are being introduced too quickly.'We cannot, we will
Nicky Morgan accused of using sexism to avoid 'touchy' subject
Daily Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
soon and too many changes are being introduced too quickly.'We cannot, we will not endure chaos' In his closing remarks, Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said pupils should only be assessed at the start and end of primary as he... Read more
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24d
Daily Telegraph
Headteachers threaten industrial action over academies planas a last resort industrial action to ensure the defence of our comprehensive s
Headteachers threaten industrial action over academies plan
Daily Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
as a last resort industrial action to ensure the defence of our comprehensive state education system”. 'Serious concerns' Russell Hobby, general secretary of NAHT said: "We've seen today the serious concerns school leaders have about the... Read more
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24d
Evening Standard
Headteachers threaten strike action over government's academy plansforced academisation" and to "continue to challenge the perception that structu
Headteachers threaten strike action over government's academy plans
Evening Standard / Posted 24 days ago
forced academisation" and to "continue to challenge the perception that structural change is a panacea for improvement". Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said school leaders had "huge concerns" about the academy plans and there were... Read more
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25d
Belfast Telegraph
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
Daily Telegraph
Nicky Morgan heckled as she accused a teacher of being 'sexist'it Nick Gibb?" Mrs Morgan replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist rema
Nicky Morgan heckled as she accused a teacher of being 'sexist'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
it Nick Gibb?" Mrs Morgan replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a reply" to groans from delegates. Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, told journalists afterwards that he didn't think the question was "sexist". He... Read more
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25d
Shropshire Star
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question « Shropshire Starwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
Harrow Times
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
Harrow Times / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
This is West Country
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
This is West Country / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
Gazette News
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
Gazette News / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
Bolton News
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
Bolton News / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
St Albans & Harpenden Review
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
Wandsworth Guardian
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
Croydon Guardian
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
Croydon Guardian / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
Hampshire Chronicle
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
This is Oxfordshire
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
Lancashire Telegraph
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
Northern Echo
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
Northern Echo / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
West Moreland Gazette
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
Kingston Guardian
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
Kingston Guardian / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
Express and Star
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question « Express & Starwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
Oxford Mail
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
Oxford Mail / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
Streatham Guardian
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
Streatham Guardian / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
Bury Times
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
Bury Times / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
Gazette
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
guardian-series
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' questionwas not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to di
Headteacher gets reprimand from Nicky Morgan for 'sexist' question
guardian-series / Posted 25 days ago
was not impressed. When the clapping eased, she replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a comment." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said he believed the question stemmed from Mr Gibb's involvement in decision... Read more
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25d
International Business Times
Head teachers heckle education secretary Nicky Morgan at national conference make it easier to spread the reach of the best leaders across several schools,"
Head teachers heckle education secretary Nicky Morgan at national conference
International Business Times / Posted 25 days ago
make it easier to spread the reach of the best leaders across several schools," said Morgan, to a frosty reception. Russell Hobby, who is general secretary of the NAHT, said many of his members were concerned by the DfE's academisation... Read more
25d
Daily Telegraph
Nicky Morgan heckled as she accused a teacher of being 'sexist'it Nick Gibb?" Mrs Morgan replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist rema
Nicky Morgan heckled as she accused a teacher of being 'sexist'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
it Nick Gibb?" Mrs Morgan replied: "I am not going to dignify that sexist remark with a reply" to groans from delegates. Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, told journalists afterwards that he didn't think the question was "sexist". He... Read more
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25d
Northern Echo
30,000 nationwide back next week's SATs boycottat primary school has a huge impact on how well children do at GCSE, which is w
30,000 nationwide back next week's SATs boycott
Northern Echo / Posted 25 days ago
at primary school has a huge impact on how well children do at GCSE, which is why we are determined to raise standards." Russell Hobby, general secretary of the National Association of Head Teachers, said school leaders were "immensely... Read more
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express
Teachers accused of 'BRAINWASHING' children with lessons on homosexualityparent still object to their children taking part in some aspects of sex and re
Teachers accused of 'BRAINWASHING' children with lessons on homosexuality
express / Posted 1 months ago
parent still object to their children taking part in some aspects of sex and relationships education until they are older. Russell Hobby, general secretary of the NAHT, said: “We don't think you need to make it statutory to make teachers do it, you... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Spelling and grammar SATS test is cancelled after questions accidentally published onlineof schools piloted the test and teachers recognised the questions. That part o
Spelling and grammar SATS test is cancelled after questions accidentally published online
Manchester Evening News / Posted 1 months ago
of schools piloted the test and teachers recognised the questions. That part of the SATs has now been cancelled after Russell Hobby, general secretary of the National Association of Head Teachers, called for it to be scrapped. Schools will... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Government caves in to demands to scrap primary school spelling test after paper was leaked onlinepossibly be used to set a benchmark, its original intention. Teachers' unions
Government caves in to demands to scrap primary school spelling test after paper was leaked online
Daily Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
possibly be used to set a benchmark, its original intention. Teachers' unions welcomed the decision to ditch the test. Russell Hobby, general secretary of school leaders' union NAHT said: "In deciding to pull the tests for this year, the... Read more

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