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A School Built on Ethos has been reviewed

April 30, 2021

A School Built on Ethos by James Handscombe has been reviewed and given a rating of 8.6/10 by UKEdChat! 'The stories, philosophy, poetry and art shared in this book show how visionary education can make social change possible.'

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  • This is not necessarily a book resource offering pick-up-and-go assemblies.
  • The stories, philosophy, poetry and art shared in this book show how visionary education can make social change possible.
  • Key reflections are shared with James advocating that building an ethos frees others to build alongside you.
  • An ethos of ambition, perseverance and legacy is shared throughout.
  • An extraordinary range of topics and accompanying narration shows how James established success into a privileged school whilst instilling lifelong values into his students.

Read the full review here.

Find out more about A School Built on Ethos, in which founding principal James Handscombe takes readers through Harris Westminster Sixth Form’s development and illustrates its journey by sharing a selection of the assemblies that have underpinned and elucidated its ethos.


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