Director of Technology for Learning, Denbigh High School/ Chiltern Learning Trust
Emma Darcy is Director of Technology for Learning at EdTech50 School Denbigh High School and the Chiltern Learning Trust. Working on both the Leadership Team in the school and across the other fourteen schools in the Trust, Emma supports staff and students with their use of technology across the curriculum. Her students have previously been shortlisted for the Tech4Good Awards, as Radio 1 Teen Heroes and won six times at the national Apps For Good Awards. Teaching practice at Denbigh featured in the Chartered College of Teaching's EdTech edition of Impact magazine and 'Using Technology in Evidence-Based Teaching and Learning' and 'Leadership of Education Technology in Schools' courses. In 2019, Denbigh was selected by UNESCO as an international Best Practice Case Study for 'Developing and delivering a successful technology for learning strategy in the UK.' For the past two years Denbigh has been a DfE EdTech Demonstrator School and, in 2021, Emma won the Gold National Teaching Award for Digital Innovator of the Year.