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Summary

Independent provider of top rated Professional Development globally

Using the latest research and over 30 years of experience to transform the learning experience of students through improving teaching. 

International speaker, innovator and consultant. Happy to teach demonstration lessons rather than just 'talking the talk. '  Have possibly taught in more schools globally than anyone else. Highly experienced in challenging schools environments as well as pushing 'good' schools out of their comfort zone towards being outstanding. Behaviour management expert going beyond simple compliance. A user of technology only when it demonstrably adds value to learning. 

An innovator in Science, Maths and PE curriculums. A global expert in Girls in STEM initiatives and improving the resilience of learners. 

Founder of charity Rubbish Science Use rubbish, create something useful and learn science 

Work experience

Sep 2010Present

Independent Educational Consultant

Founder of Movement for Learning

LSN, Science Learning Centre, ASE - Triple Science Support, Getting Practical, Train the Trainers, Coach the Coaches. International trainer and speaker.

South Australian Government: Co-constructing Lessons 

Vietnamese Government/British Council: Girls in STEM Ambassador Training

Malaysian Government / British Council - Innovation in STEM Activities

Developer of Three Act Science 

CPD courses offered here 

Physics of Football Outreach with IOP 

Oct 2009Present

Teaching Learning Coach - SW Region

Institute of Physics

Supporting physics education in 12 schools in the SW region

Mentoring Early Career Teachers. 

Author 'Thinking on your Feet' Football and Physics with Arsenal FC

Gender Balance Officer Improving Gender Balance 

Jan 2009Present

Author

Hodder Education , CGP Books, Creative Education, IOP

Various books, interactive resources and videos 

Oct 2009Dec 2017

Teacher Trainer

Dragonfly Training

Teacher Training - Outstanding Pedagogy, Independent learning, Technology Integration iPads Maths /Science /PE 

19882009

Teacher, Head of Department, Head of Year, AST

UK and Zimbabwe

Teacher of Science, Maths, ICT and PE 

Head of Year, Head of ICT, Advanced Skills Teacher

Education

2002Present

Advanced Skills Teacher

Dept of Education
19861987

PGCE

Manchester University
19791982

BSc (Hons) Physics 2II

Manchester University

Skills

Science Innovator 

Developed 'Rubbish Science and Three Act Science' a revolutionary approach to teaching science.  Physics taught through football and extreme sports. 

Sports Coach

Qualified to coach : Surfing, Football,  Hockey, Powerkiting, Mountainboarding, Kayaking, Mountainbiking