a teacher responsible for running a school
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How to use head teacher in a sentence
Kate was presented with a basket of treats for Lupo (not present) by the head teacher's dog, Henry.Kate Dazzles in Erdem on Manchester's 'Shameless' Estate | Tom Sykes | April 23, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Taken to the local hospital by the head teacher, Shahnaz died from gunshot wounds after three hours of attempts to save her life.Pakistani Teacher Becomes a Martyr for Girls’ Education | Gordon Brown | March 26, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
The head teacher, Mahmouda, who has been a teacher for 20 years, says many of the girls are poor, some coming to school barefoot.
The noise had summoned numerous cadets to the scene, and now George Strong, the head teacher, appeared.The Rover Boys on the Farm | Arthur M. Winfield (AKA Edward Stratemeyer)
I understand that Samuel J. Tilden was a pupil in that school, and that now he is the head teacher.The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 9 (of 12) | Robert G. Ingersoll
From under-teacher she became head-teacher, and at eighteen passed as governess into a private family.In the Days of My Youth | Amelia Ann Blandford Edwards
"You're home, children," the head teacher told us after we had gone into the glassite dome they'd built for us there.Keep Out | Fredric Brown
Here the county clerk half rose, but the head-teacher held him with his disciplining eye, and he sat down again.