head teacher


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to head teacher: headmaster

head teacher

n
(Education) a teacher responsible for running a school
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.head teacher - the educator who has executive authority for a schoolhead teacher - the educator who has executive authority for a school; "she sent unruly pupils to see the principal"
chancellor - the honorary or titular head of a university
educator, pedagog, pedagogue - someone who educates young people
headmaster, schoolmaster, master - presiding officer of a school
headmistress - a woman headmaster

head teacher

noun principal, head, headmaster or headmistress, dean, rector One of the photos must be signed by your head teacher.
References in classic literature ?
I 've more than one; but Miss Mills is head teacher.
Head teacher Barry McIntyre said: "We are proud to celebrate the achievements of all our children and this particular group were nominated by teachers for displaying good work ethics and a positive approach to school.
THE head teacher of Salendine Nook High School is to retire next year after spending more than 27 years at the school.
THE head teacher of two church schools who was suspended over an alleged incident has resigned.
Ms Nicholas is currently the head teacher of Ferndale Community School, having joined the school in May 2011.
Morien Morgan, head teacher at Coed-Y-Brain Primary, has worked at the school for nearly 15 years.
com Emmamckinney @ THE former head teacher of a Birmingham academy at the heart of the Trojan Horse scandal is alleged to have allowed pupils to be placed "in stress positions" as a punishment, a misconduct panel has heard.
Jonny Jakes is the alias of the undercover reporter on the school newspaper The Woodford Word, which is, in the words of the head teacher 'scurrilous, misleading and unsuitable for young minds'.
Contract award: Evaluation of the head teacher education.
AFORMER head teacher will lift the lid on the highs and lows of working in a school on what some have described as one of the toughest estates in Wales.
We think very highly of the head teacher who is industrious and creative and does everything for the good of the school.
Head teacher (teacher member) is the only permanent member in S.