Produced by ULTRALAB August 2001

Everything you want to know to get started with Virtual Heads(NPQH) & Talking Heads.

Click on the Virtual Heads or Talking Heads logo to get started.

Virtual Heads is the online community for the National Professional Qualification for Headship (NPQH), the qualification for aspiring headteachers. It is the benchmark for entry to headship and the programme has been designed to prepare candidates for the challenging but rewarding role of headship. It offers stimulating, professional training that is focused on candidates' development needs. Talking Heads is the online community for headteachers, a private, interactive area of NCSL Online. It facilitates discussion and networking, and provides opportunities to share common problems with other school leaders. It provides them with the chance to share best practice, debate current professional issues and develop new approaches to tackling the real issues facing schools today.

You may need to install QuickTime to view the introductions and tutorials -
the installation software for Windows and Macintosh can also be found on this CD-ROM.