Home   Authors   Author

Andrew Hammond

'Academic results are just the tip of the iceberg'

06 October 2019
'Academic results are just the tip of the iceberg'

'Academic results are just the tip of the iceberg'

06 October 2019

Educationist and writer Andrew Hammond asks 'what makes a good teacher?'


All smiles en route to optimism

08 September 2019
All smiles en route to optimism

All smiles en route to optimism

08 September 2019

Education writer and former Bury St Edmunds headmaster Andrew Hammond says children learn best from a smiling teacher


Stop and take a moment to breathe, says Andrew Hammond

03 August 2019
Stop and take a moment to breathe, says Andrew Hammond

Stop and take a moment to breathe, says Andrew Hammond

03 August 2019

What did the green grape say to the red grape?


The magic of the theatre . . .

06 July 2019
The magic of the theatre . . .

The magic of the theatre . . .

06 July 2019

Bury St Edmunds headteacher Andrew Hammond likes a bit of drama in the classroom


Feeling for a sense of place

08 June 2019
Feeling for a sense of place

Feeling for a sense of place

08 June 2019

Bury St Edmunds headteacher Andrew Hammond explains why it's important to give children a sense of place


When you find your ‘element’

05 May 2019
When you find your ‘element’

When you find your ‘element’

05 May 2019

Bury St Edmunds headteacher and columnist Andrew Hammond explains why having a hobby can be beneficial to education


Schools work best with love

03 March 2019
Schools work best with love

Schools work best with love

03 March 2019

Education is straightforward; the difficult part is keeping it simple, says Bury St Edmunds headteacher Andrew Hammond


Culture before curriculum

03 February 2019
Culture before curriculum

Culture before curriculum

03 February 2019

Bury St Edmunds headteacher Andrew Hammond argues that exams do not accurately measure a child's ability to learn


A New Year's resolution: to be there

06 January 2019
A New Year's resolution: to be there

A New Year's resolution: to be there

06 January 2019

Andrew Hammond, headteacher at Guildhall Feoffment Primary School, in Bury St Edmunds, resolves to give his family more time and attention


‘Community’ is what gets things done

09 December 2018
‘Community’ is what gets things done

‘Community’ is what gets things done

09 December 2018

It's community that gets things done, says Bury St Edmunds headteacher Andrew Hammond


A sense of what it is to be human

03 November 2018
A sense of what it is to be human

A sense of what it is to be human

03 November 2018

Bury St Edmunds headteacher Andrew Hammond on the five senses - plus all the others we have


There’s no lack of concentration here

07 October 2018
There’s no lack of concentration here

There’s no lack of concentration here

07 October 2018

Writer Andrew Hammond disagrees with the much-held view that today's youngsters are unable to concentrate


MOST READ

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More