HIAS Inspector/Advisor & Geography Lead, Hampshire Local Authority
Kate has 20 years' teaching experience in Hampshire schools and an absolute passion for geography and digital technology. Kate's background as an Advanced Skills Teacher for geography enabled her to undertake outreach work, collaborating with local educators to develop creative and challenging geography curriculums across all key stages. For the past 10 years Kate has worked as Senior Leader of Learning at Wildern School with responsibility for embedding EdTech across a school community. Most recently Kate has been project lead at Wildern Trust for the DfE Edtech Demonstrator programme, providing peer-to-peer support and expert advice on digital strategy and how to successfully embed educational technologies in the classroom. After five years as a member of the DfE Teacher Reference Group she remains committed to understanding the changing educational landscape, supporting schools to develop sustainable EdTech strategies and improving the quality of geography education.