DANIELLE BARTRAM Mathematics Lead Practitioner and Numeracy Lead at Acklam Grange School and Author
Danielle is currently the Mathematics Lead Practitioner and Numeracy Lead at Acklam Grange School. She rose to popularity through her brilliant website, www.missbsresources.com, where she shares her outstanding lesson plans and know-how. Hundreds of thousands of teachers across the world benefit from her time-saving resources and bang-on insight. She authored the best-selling book, ‘Forty Pence Each or Two For One Pound’, is a respected member of the UK TES maths panel and an AQA maths expert panel member. Danielle is a powerhouse when it comes to making maths memorable and fun for all students.
IAN TAYLOR Leader of Mathematic & Numeracy,Academies Enterprise Trust and Independent Thinking Associate
First came to national attention during his NQT year for transforming the maths lessons at an incredibly challenging school in the North East of England. Recognised for having zero exclusions and high results, he was snapped up by a large Academy chain to share his magic with colleagues across a growing number of primary and secondary schools nationally. He is also in demand working at departmental levels, showing heads of department how to use data as a tool to make the teaching and learning better all round.
NICK TILEY-NUNN Headteacher, Author of How to Teach Primary Maths and Independent Thinking Associate
A phenomenal primary maths teacher, headteacher and author of the best-seller, How to Teach Primary Maths. He delivers difficult topics with ingenuity and a contagious sense of fun. So it comes as a surprise that when he first dipped his toes into maths teaching he dreaded it, something which is not uncommon. For Nick, it was this dread that made him all the more determined not just to make sure he didn’t transmit this fear to children, but to do his best to ensure they walked away from his lesson loving maths regardless of their ability.
HELEN BLANCHARD Independent Mathematics Consultant and Former Ofsted inspector
Helen’s extensive teaching career included roles of mathematics subject leader, assistant head teacher and AST. She worked as a regional adviser with The National Strategies, before becoming an independent consultant. She is a mathematics subject expert for Ofqual, an accredited NCETM professional development lead and was an experienced Ofsted inspector. She is passionate about improving mathematics pedagogy and leadership of mathematics teaching and learning.
WILL RYAN Former Headteacher, Maths Consultant and Independent Thinking Associate
LA well-respected prolific trainer and author. One of Will’s first ever books, Inspirational Teachers Inspirational Learners was awarded 10/10 by the TES. His ability to convey to others what it takes to be outstanding has soared ever since. His sessions on curriculum design, leadership and pupil creativity are paradigm shift-worthy. His drive to question normalcy and every-day teaching inertia is compelling.