Andrew Lagden


Andrew LagdenAndrew Lagden has been an independent educational consultant and school inspector, in the primary and secondary sectors, for over fifteen years.

He currently works with governors, headteachers and senior and middle leaders in three main areas: the academies programme and school collaboration, appraisal and performance management and support for school improvement.

Additionally, he delivers high quality education leadership training on behalf of many national organisations and has spoken at over 700 courses and conferences.

Andrew is an education adviser for the Department for Education and an associate for the National College for Teaching and Leadership.


How Andrew can help

Contact Andrew Lagden if you are interested in

  • Academies including academy conversion and models of collaboration such as trusts, federations and multi-academy trusts
  • Appraisal including the new arrangements for appraisal, performance management, performance related pay and headteacher appraisal
  • School improvement including the current Ofsted framework, school reviews, developing self-evaluation, improvement planning and lesson observations



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