Derek is the Director of Academics at an independent school in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Trained as a teacher in New Zealand, Derek taught middle school and highschool and has now been an elementary school administrator for the last 8 years.. He is an active digital leader, author, podcaster and vlogger and is always always looking to connect. Derek likes to dig into the philosophy behind what we do looking deeply into the why’s of education.
Jigsaw supports teachers to champion children and young people designed as a whole-school approach programme with weekly lesson plans. Jigsaw provides all teaching resources, helping teachers confidently teach a well-being curriculum.
Is it Time to Play? provides high-quality planning, resources and training rooted in the core value of play-based learning. Specifically tailored to the unique needs of the Early Years (including Reception classes), Is it Time to Play? resources truly make “Play and Learning Fit”.
Brightcore Consultancy delivers comprehensive, reflective, and transformational training and consultancy support for education setting and related businesses in the fields of safeguarding, mental health, and wellbeing.
Brightcore Consultancy is led by Lead Consultant Oliver Welsby who has extensive experience as a senior leader; both as DSL and a Senior Mental Health Lead, and who specialises in the development of effective mental health strategies and safeguarding practices within education settings, and regularly speaks at sector conferences on these topics. Oliver leads a team of expert associate consultants and trainers who have extensive knowledge and experience in both of these fields, along with individual specialisms to further support Education settings.
A-life provide interactive workshops Health & Wellbeing that take the workload off the teachers and engage children so they learn to develop healthy habits from a young age. We have taught over 1 million children through our school workshops that are engaging and accessible-for-all.__https://www.youtube.com/watch
Discovery RE® is an enquiry approach to Religious Education for Primary Schools which consistently delivers excellent learning outcomes. The programme is a comprehensive set of detailed medium-term planning for Religious Education from Nursery to Year 6 (for 3–11-year-olds).
CREATE, INNOVATE and INSPIRE with 3D printing technologies for STEAM education. CREATE Education aims to support teachers and educators to bring 3D printing technologies and additive manufacturing technologies to young people through CPD, workshops, supplies and more!
Experienced former HTs, offering bespoke services and products such as SEF-SIP pack, Teaching over Time Evaluation Matrix, Subject leader pack, Governing training pack, Prep for Ofsted pack,
HT appraisal,Training programmes for leaders at all levels & School Improvement Support.
Bookteq, a B-Corp certified digital platform with a social purpose, unlocks the potential of school facilities, spaces, and wraparound activities. We enable schools to better support families and the community by reducing barriers to access, and nurture happier young people through easy access to sport, activity, and play.