PEOPLE

  • Tony Neal

    Consultant & Trainer

    Association of School and College Leaders

    After graduating in mathematics from Cambridge University, Tony taught in comprehensive schools in north London and Devon before becoming deputy head of a Northamptonshire comprehensive school. He was subsequently head of the Aston school in Market Rasen, Lincolnshire for 21 years. He was elected to the national council of the Secondary Heads Association (now the Association of School and College Leaders) in 1995, and became its national treasurer, vice-president and in 2001, national president. In 2000, he was elected as secondary headteacher representative and founder member of the General Teaching Council for England on which he served as chair of its Policy and Research Committee until 2012. He has published two books under the SHA imprimatur and numerous articles on educational matters. He is now retired, but continues to act as a consultant and trainer for ASCL.

DEBATING MATTERS HISTORY

Qualifying Round: Norfolk 2016/17

DEBATE: Social egg freezing

Qualifying Round: Norfolk 2016/17

DEBATE: Free speech on social Media

Qualifying Round: East Yorkshire 2015/16

DEBATE: HS2

Qualifying Round: East Yorkshire 2015/16

DEBATE: Religious Freedom

Qualifying Round: East Yorkshire 2012/13

DEBATE: Factory Farming

Qualifying Round: East Yorkshire 2012/13

DEBATE: Energy Futures

Qualifying Round: East Yorkshire 2012/13

DEBATE: Free speech

UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday 27 June:
Oxfordshire Championship at Oxford Union, in partnership with Magdalen College School and Oxford Festival of Arts

Friday 5 July:
North East Championship at Durham Sixth Form Centre



CHAMPIONSHIP ARCHIVE

Find a list of all our previous championship events here.



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