Academic Coordinator (Work Based Placements) / Associate Tutor
Moray House School of Education and Sport
- University of Edinburgh (Holyrood Campus)
- Post code
- EH8 8AQ
By arrangement via email
Tutor (part-time) specialising in Teacher Education and Mathematics Education, making contributions to the MSc Transformative Learning and Teaching (TLT), PGDE (Secondary Maths) and Return to Teaching programmes. Still actively practising as a maths teacher in secondary schools on a supply basis.
Academic Co-ordinator (Work Based Placements) for courses within Moray House School of Education and Sport.
Current MSc student (Education Research) 2020-2021.
Interested in all areas of mathematical education and associated pedagogy.
Formerly Principal Teacher (Mathematics and Numeracy) at Newbattle High School, Dalkeith (2014-2019) and Teacher of Mathematics at Newbattle High School (2005-2014).
Editor for maths for the Moray House Online School: https://schoolsonline.education.ed.ac.uk/
2005 - PGCE (Secondary Maths) (merit) - University of Edinburgh
2004 - MA (Hons) Mathematics - 1:1 - University of Edinburgh
Responsibilities & affiliations
Academic Coordinator (Work Based Placements) in Moray House School of Education and Sport
Education Panel Member with General Teaching Council for Scotland (GTCS)
Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) Appointee for Applications of Maths
Fully registered with GTCS as a secondary maths teacher, with professional recognition in the field of Supporting Teacher Learning
PGDE (Secondary) Mathematics: tutorials, lectures, placement visits and assessing
PGDE (Secondary) Professional Studies: tutorials and marking
MSc Transformative Learning and Teaching (TLT): Developing Teaching Professionalism (1): tutorials
MSc Transformative Learning and Teaching (TLT): University Cluster Link
Return to Teaching course
Interested in all aspects of secondary mathematical education and associated pedagogies, especially high-impact teaching strategies.