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Irene Bishop, British headmistress. Certified professional practice. Recipient Plato Teaching Award, Southeast England, 1999. Member of Southwark Heads Council (chair 2000-2002), School Advisory Committee Religious Education, Association Anglican Secondary School Heads 2000-2002.

Background

Bishop, Irene was born on April 19, 1949 in London, England. Daughter of William Birkett, Irene Ethel Birkett.

Education

Bachelor of Education honors, Leeds University, 1971. Master of Arts, Goldsmiths College, 1996.

Career

Teacher, department head of year South-East London Boys School, London, 1972—1983. Deputy head Woolwich Polytechnic School, 1983—1989. Deputy principal Dunraven School, 1989—1994.

Headmistress St. Saviour's and St. Olave's School, since 1994. Chair Southwark Excellence in Cities Partnership, Southwark, England, since 1999. Committee member Diocesan Board Education, Southwark, since 2000.

Consultant Open University, 1999—2001.

Achievements

  • Certified professional practice.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Southwark Heads Council (chair 2000-2002), School Advisory Committee Religious Education, Association Anglican Secondary School Heads 2000-2002.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, church activities, theater.

Connections

Married Christopher John Bishop, May 10, 1975. Children: Benjamin, Jonathan.

father:
William Birkett Bishop

spouse:
Christopher John Bishop

child:
Benjamin Bishop

child:
Jonathan Bishop