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Subscriber comments


  • 29 May Chris Wright
    General Regulations
    Dear Elaine, Very happy to do so. Which email address shall I send them to?
  • 28 May Elaine McGirl
    General Regulations
    These slides are just what I have been searching for! Fantastic and visually very attractive and engaging! Thank you. Please could you provide them in a downloadable format so I can present them offline? Thanking you in advance
  • 5 Apr Chris Wright
    Getting marketing right
    Dear Peter, Thank you for your comment. This is a subscription site run by InThinking so only about 25% of pages are 'free' for all to see. I will make this page free for the next week so you can see what is on it. I hope it helps. Please...
  • 4 Apr Peter Pasquill
    Getting marketing right
    Hi, I would like to take a look at Marketing Advice for Schools but I don't have the login details. Can you help, please? Thanks. Peter
  • 13 Mar Chris Wright
    IB Culture - Key Policies
    Dear Canan: many thanks for your comment. All changed. All good wishes, Chris
  • 12 Mar Canan Harmancı
    IB Culture - Key Policies
    Dear Chris, thanks for all your support given through best practices. Can you please change the name of the policy " Special Needs" to " Inclusion Policy". Best
  • Hi Elaine - of course - I will happily send them through to yuour email account. I am glad you are finding them useful. All the best, Chris
  • Hi Chris Could I please have these slideshows as a powerpoint also? Many thanks Elaine
  • 9 Jan Chris Wright
    Language Policy
    Dear Elaine Many thanks for drawing my attention to this. I have now corrected links - they should work. All the best Chris
  • 9 Jan Elaine McGirl
    Language Policy
    Some of the limnks above do not work. Where on the PRC do we locate these same key documents? Thank you!
  • 4 Jan Chris Wright
    Standards and Practices
    Can you please check your messages box on this site. I need an email account where I can send the PowerPoints to. I could use your school account which is attached to this account - however, it does not contain your name and so am not sure...
  • 3 Jan Elaine McGirl
    Standards and Practices
    Thank you so much, Chris. I have checked my email account here on this site and I don't seem to have it yet. Maybe I am looking in the worng place!?