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Mrs Alex Hems, Head
Debating and use of language - Head's Blog Nov-19

Reflections on the Model United Nations Conference recently hosted at St George's More...

Mrs Alex Hems, Head
Girls' Schools in the Modern World - Head's Blog Oct-19

Girls’ schools, with the ‘yes she can’ approach, instil in our young women a strong self-belief which can make them powerful agents of change,… More...

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Climate Change: Working Together - Head's Blog Sept 2019 #2

How can we work together to make a difference? More...

Mrs Alex Hems, Head
Global Awareness - Head's Blog Sept 2019

Mrs Hems reflects on the international reach of St George's. More...

Mrs Alex Hems, Head
Flexing your Career and the Power of a Network - Head's Blog June 2019

On the recent London Reunion, flexible careers and the power of networking. More...

Mrs Alex Hems, Head
Why an all girls education could be the answer

An article originally published in the Glasgow Herald, discussing empowering females through an all girls education. More...

Mrs Alex Hems, Head
What do we mean by Character Forming? - Head's Blog May 2019 #2

A timely discussion, during National Mental Health Awareness Week, on anxiety and "character-forming" experiences. More...

Mrs Alex Hems, Head
Opportunity, Social Mobility & Collaboration - Head's Blog May 2019

A discussion on opportunity, social mobility and collaboration. More...

Mrs Alex Hems, Head
Preparing for Study Leave - Head's Blog April 2019

Preparing for Upper Sixth's study leave and moving on. More...

Mrs Alex Hems, Head
A Voice of One's Own - Head's Blog Mar 2019

A reflection on the literary event held in school at the end of February, and how women can get their voices heard. More...

Mrs Alex Hems, Head
Encouraging Creativity and Risk-Taking - Head's Blog Feb 2019

A discussion on ways of learning to encourage creativity and risk-taking More...

Mrs Alex Hems, Head
Access to Education, Training & Skills - Head's Blog Jan 2019

A discussion on exams, university applications and access to education, training & skills. More...

Mrs Alex Hems, Head
Diversity and Being Remarkable - Head's Blog Dec 2018

A discussion on diversity of talent and being remarkable! More...

Mrs Alex Hems, Head
Inspiring Futures - Head's Blog Nov 2018 #2

A discussion on female role models, including recent visits to the school by broadcaster Gabby Logan, NASA scientist Dr Kimberley Hambuchen, and forth… More...

Mrs Alex Hems, Head
Reflections on Remembrance - Head's Blog Nov 2018 #1

Reflections on Remembrance Sunday and the centenary of the end of WW1. More...

Mrs Alex Hems, Head
Founders' Day Celebrations - Head's Blog Oct 2018 #2

A reflection on the 130th Anniversary of St George's, and the Founders' principles which remain just as relevant today. More...

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Technology & Social Media: Tools not Tyrants - Head's Blog Oct 2018 #1

Discussing the use of technology and social media, and the recent visit of Nicola Morgan, who delivered a talk to pupils and parents on the subject. More...

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How do we Measure Success? - Head's Blog Sept 2018

Headmistress Mrs Alex Hems' Blog 2018/19 #1 - reflections on the start of a new school year, and how the rich and varied programme of activities contr… More...

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