Dorothy MacGinty

Dorothy MacGinty is head teacher of Kilgraston School in Perthshire, an independent school for girls and boys aged 5-12 and girls up to the age of 18.

I banned mobiles. Should other heads?

In September 2018, I made the decision to ban mobile phones during the academic day at the school where I am head teacher in Scotland. I’m pretty sure we were the first British school to make this leap of faith. It made headlines across the country. How would everyone react? I knew that I needed