Teacher, Author, and Computing Subject Matter Expert in England, United Kingdom
Hi, I am Beverly a former secondary school teacher and Director of Computing. I am now an Author, Education Consultant and Computing At School (CAS) Outreach Support for the South West region.
My book – Computer Science Teacher, is relevant for those considering entering the teaching profession, trainee and newly qualified teachers (NQTs), Heads of departments, Headteachers, Recruiters, University educators, Careers services, Career changers, IT professionals and anyone else interested in the specifics around being a computer science teacher.
I am the subject matter expert for BBC Bitesize videos on Computational Thinking and I specialise in the key stage 3 element of the new Computing curriculum.
Within schools, I have successfully led departments, been seconded to “Sharing of Best Practice teams” and managed whole school projects. I am also NPQSL qualified.
I am a fan of writing, fitness, and education. I have recently spoken at conferences such as Surrey Subject leaders, numerous CAS Hub meetings. and at the FutureSync Conference. Later this year I will be at the CAS South West regional conference (Plymouth) and many others. Details of my consultancy are also available on my consultancy website.