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How can I measure my performance after one year of headship? One of The Key's associate education experts, David Roche, sets out the main tasks and challenges facing a new headteacher. He discusses how an individual's responses can be used to evaluate the first year of headship.

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  1. Responding to the challenges of the first year of headship
  2. Typical challenges in the first year
  3. Main tasks in the first year
  4. Creating a personalised list of tasks and aims
  5. Difficulty of using attainment to measure short-term success
  6. Professional development for new headteachers

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