Director of Teaching & Learning, LEO Academy Trust
Shareen Wilkinson is Director of Teaching and Learning at LEO Academy Trust. She also works as an independent English consultant and a KS1 and KS2 moderation manager. Previously, she was an LA lead primary adviser in Sutton and a primary school classroom teacher and senior leader. She is also an established educational author, writer and editor specialising in English and assessment. Shareen has written educational resources and books for several leading publishers, including Hodder Education and Oxford University Press (amongst others). Shareen has a proven and extensive track record of raising standards in English across a range of schools, LAs and academy trusts. In the 20 years that Shareen has been in education, she has supported several schools to move from special measures or requirements improvement to good, even in areas with high numbers of disadvantaged pupils.