'Her support has resulted in improvement in quality of teaching from inadequate to good resulting in increased pupil progress and attainment'.
Briony is a Specialist Leader of Education for phonics and literacy. She has been a Leading Teacher for Literacy and a Specialist Teacher as part of the Every Child a Writer programme. She has led Literacy and Key Stage One in her position at a previous school where she was responsible for a consistent upward trend in standards in both these areas. Briony gained SLE Accreditation in July 2013.
Areas of expertise:
- Teaching and Learning at Key Stage One
- Key Stage One English/ Literacy
Currently involved in:
Briony is Key Stage One Lead Practitioner for TKAT Thanet Central team. Her role involves the modelling of outstanding practice in order to improve the quality of teaching and learning, and consequently standards. She is responsible for raising standards across Key Stage One as part of whole school improvement, using coaching, mentoring and modelling techniques in order to develop teacher’s practice. In addition to this, she designs and delivers effective training resulting in good quality professional development for teachers.