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Helen Myers

hel2Specialist Areas: Helen Myers has taught English for 14 years, firstly in an inner-city Birmingham school where she rose from being an NQT, through to second in department, and then an AST. She developed a CPD course for staff entitled ‘Play’ which promoted the values of creativity, curiosity and challenge. She worked on the National Strategies campaign to promote Functional Skills, where she was filmed as an example of national best practice and used for the national training materials. She worked as a lead English teacher for Birmingham LEA. Helen then moved to Kingsley College as Head of English. Helen’s leadership of the English department helped the school to move from ‘Special Measures’ to become a ‘Good’ school. She was then appointed Assistant Headteacher for Teaching and Learning at Tudor Grange Academy Redditch. Helen currently works as an AST within the school and works to support the Trust secondary English departments to enhance their teaching and learning and outcomes for students.

 

Tudor Grange Academy Redditch
Subject Lead For English
Subject Specialism: English