26 September 2023
Safeguarding experts and school leaders came together at "The Bangladesh Safeguarding Summit" to establish international standards and practices for safeguarding school students. Simon O'Grady, Founding Headmaster of Haileybury Bhaluka, was delighted to collaborate with The British Council. He shares how Haileybury Bhaluka is supporting safeguarding in all schools in Bangladesh via the newly formed B-SAFE (Bangladesh Safeguarding Alliance for Educators), open to all schools. Spreading the word : https://www.thedailystar.net/news/bangladesh/education/news/bangladesh-safeguarding-summit-brings-new-safeguarding-standards-schools-3427011
Simon O'Grady, Founding Headmaster of Haileybury Bhaluka was delighted to meet the Executive Chairman of the Bangladesh Investment Development Authority., Lokman Hossain Miah, on Supporting Education Investment - building world class schools in Bangladesh. Discussing strategy to build great schools in economic zones.
At this year's Duke of Edinburgh Awards, Simon O'Grady, the Founding Headmaster of Haileybury Bhaluka, was delighted to acknowledge the work of hundreds of Award Volunteers in Bangladesh. In building an eco-system, Haileybury Bhaluka is offering its extensive facilities and supporting fellow schools for practice expeditions, skills training and Award Leader conferences.
The Bangladesh Strategy Summit 2023, presented by Valor of Bangladesh, brought together future-focused thought leaders, industry experts and innovators. With a theme of sustainability for growth, a highlight of the summit was the partnership forged with Haileybury Bhaluka, underscoring the importance of education as a driver of research, training, and knowledge collaboration.
Simon O'Grady, Founding Headmaster of Haileybury Bhaluka was invited to EduCan International HQ in Dhaka by Mr. Shahin Reza. Creating opportunities and changing lives of aspiring Bangladeshi students by ensuring access to high quality international education and training.
Simon O'Grady, the visionary Founding Headmaster of Haileybury Bhaluka, and the dynamic Don Sumdany, a powerhouse in corporate training, motivational speaking, and business consulting, came together to explore incredible collaboration opportunities. When visionary educators and influential minds unite, the possibilities are limitless!
As we Explore the brilliant minds of history, we see a thought-provoking journey through the corridors of Haileybury UK, where brilliance meets inspiration. Haileybury alumnus Christopher Nolan's cinematic genius takes us on a captivating journey with his visionary storytelling in the Oppenheimer movie. Just like Oppenheimer pushed the boundaries of science, Nolan pushes the limits of scientific marvels. #Oppenheimer #ChristopherNolan #HaileyburyUK #haileyburybangladesh #boardingschool #Bangladesh
Founding Headmaster, Mr Simon O'Grady, was invited to share our success stories at the International Partnership Dinner, staged at Haileybury College UK. His fellow school heads were thrilled to learn of the thought leadership on safeguarding and the sponsoring of professional learning programmes for ten schools in Bangladesh. #haileyburyuk #haileyburybangladesh #boardingschool #Bangladesh
Simon O'Grady, Founding Headmaster of Haileybury Bhaluka had a great meeting with Emma Whale (Vice President, Pearson) focused on curriculum innovation, professional learning and international qualifications, supporting student success globally. The meeting sparked an enriching exchange of ideas and knowledge, paving the way for future educational excellence.
Haileybury Bhaluka was honoured to welcome distinguished alumni from the class of 93, Mr. Miran Ali, the Vice President, BGMEA, the Managing Director, Bitopi Group and the founding member, Haileybury Guild at our offices for a very special 1-on-1 session. Mr. Miran Ali spoke on his experiences at Haileybury UK which helped him progress and find success in the life he leads today and how he believes that Haileybury Bhaluka can do the same for many bright young minds in Bangladesh.
Sir Edward Wakefield was a remarkable individual whose contributions left a lasting impact on various spheres. As an alumnus of Haileybury UK, he embodied the values of excellence, integrity, and leadership. Renowned for his visionary mindset, Wakefield played a pivotal role in the development of the aviation industry. His innovative ideas revolutionised aircraft manufacturing, and he was instrumental in the creation of the world's first purpose-built aerodrome. A man of great determination and foresight, Wakefield's efforts pushed the boundaries of what was considered possible in aviation. He was created a Baronet of Kendal in the County of Westmorland. A Baronet is a member of a British hereditary order of honour, below a baron but above all knights except Knights of the Garter and Knights of the Thistle.