Research & CPD Lead, Discovery Trust
Emma has worked in primary education for 24 years as class teacher, assistant head, deputy head then as one of the UK's first & youngest all-female co headships. She has worked as lead teacher for the local authority & as a national strategy consultant. She currently works for Discovery Trust in Leicestershire as their research & CPD lead, devising & delivering training from ITT to CEO. She is a member of the DfE specialist advisory group on flexible working, the DfE flexible working ambassador school lead for the East Midlands & Humber, an experienced trainer & facilitator & author of 3 education books. She co hosts the Mind the Gap podcast for John Catt Educational with Tom Sherrington, is a fellow of the Chartered College of Teaching, & a regular speaker at national and international education events.