Teaching and Learning Specialist (Metacognition in Practice), Learning Pockets UK
Liz's professional bio / interests
*High School Science Teacher with an interest in 'the learning brain'. *Hamlyn Fellow interested in 'brain friendly' methods of teaching and learning. *Advisory Teacher for Gifted and Talented Education with an interest in providing opportunities for all students to find their strengths. *Parenting Strategy Development Manager interested in ensuring facilitation skills for practitioners running parenting programmes. *Educational Lead for County project around Looked After Children with behavioural difficulties interested in ensuring every child had access to a suitable education. *Independent Success Coach with an interest in inspiring self-belief that raises attainment for individual students. *Teaching and Learning Specialist with an interest in improving the quality of learning opportunities and support strategies in the classroom *Education Consultant with an interest in supporting schools to integrate metacognition into school policy *Education Training Provider interested in improving standards for Teaching Assistants and Cover Supervisors.
I’d like help with…
Not being a lone voice!
An interesting, or unusual fact(s) about me…
I was born in Bulawayo, in Southern Rhodesia before it became Zimbabwe.
I live in
A career highlight
Organising and being the Keynote Speaker for a national Parenting Conference
Linked In, and a new web-site coming soon, but old one still up has access to a blog series around improvements in education.
Jan 06, 2022