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Ben White

Psychology Teacher and Director of Curriculum, Highworth Grammar School
Director of Educational Research , Ashford Teaching Alliance

Ben White is a psychology teacher and Director of Educational Research with Ashford Teaching Alliance. He is a member of the CEBE research use steering committee and co-author of Leading Research Engagement in Education: Guidance for Organisational Change. Ben is convinced that engagement with educational research and the specific demands of a school’s context can lead to improvements to pupil outcomes – and the expertise and workload of those responsible for teaching them. He has worked as a CPD consultant with Kent LEA, The Key and a number of schools in the south-east. He is currently conducting a research project with NCTL relating to teacher-workload and data use which will be published 2018.  He occasionally tweets from @WaldenKent