Talking Heads: Conversations with Head Teachers


Get to know the Head teachers who lead our 25 schools and academies. Talking Heads is a series of interviews, where our Heads share everything from their love of education to their favourite inspirational quotes.

Nina Gunson, Sheffield Girls’ School

Nina Gunson joined Sheffield Girls’ in September 2018 as the thirteenth Head to lead the school since it opened in 1878. We tells us about her exciting plans for the school, disucsses future leadership and shares two of her favourite quotes

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Angela Drew, Bromley High School

Angela Drew has been Headmistress of Bromley High School since 2014.  We talk to Angela about her career to date, her role models and what being part of the GDST means to her.

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Dr Millan Sachania, Streatham & Clapham High School

Dr Millan Sachania has been Head Master at Streatham & Clapham High School since 2012. He is a trained pianist, with a PhD in music from Cambridge where he has also taught. He tells us his approach to teaching is the same as it is to playing music and even plays a piece for us.

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Zara Hubble, Northwood College for Girls

Zara Hubble became Head of Northwood College for Girls’ Junior School in 2016. Zara talks to us about reaching one’s potential, raising awareness of mental health issues and she tells us the one she she would do to change the world.

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Sally Davis, Howell’s School, Llandaff

Sally Davis, Head at Howell's GDST

Sally Davis, Principal of Howell’s School, Llandaff, shares her views on education, the GDST and offers advice for aspiring leaders.

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