What’s in a name? Part two: primary and secondary heads

The Key

In October we published Wordles showing the most popular names among headteachers and governors, which generated a lot of discussion about the differences between the two.

At a recent education event, someone asked if we’d looked at the differences between the names of headteachers in primary and secondary schools. This person had a strong hunch that a gender (im)balance would be seen between the two. Louis Coiffait touched on this in his recent guest post for Key insights.

The results speak for themselves:

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