More than 1 in 6 principals leave their school each year. This kind of disruption in school leadership impedes school improvement, leads to an increase in teacher turnover, and has a negative effect on student achievement. The problem is worse in high-poverty schools, where 1 in 5 principals leave each year. This inequity exacerbates racial and socioeconomic disparities in education.
Lowestoft tragedy: A community expresses its shock following the deaths of a woman and three childrenA community is in shock following the deaths of three young children and a woman in Lowestoft today. People in Kirkley expressed their horror at the news that the bodies of three children aged three, two and 11-months had been found at a property in London Road South.