Being prepared for extreme situations

I listened with particular interest to a recent discussion on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme about the ongoing concerns over social worker competence in child protection cases. Peter Hay, who has been in charge of Birmingham Children’s Services since July...

Getting engaged – what does it lead to?

I was pleased to be presenting a masterclass at the Innovative Learning conference in London this month. Having been there last year, I noticed a significant difference in the conversations I was holding with other delegates. Last year, everyone was talking about the...