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Katie-Jane Knight

Head of Teaching and Learning, Newham College of Further Education

Katie is currently Head of Teaching and Learning at Newham College. Katie began her career in FE as a Functional Skills and GCSE English teacher. Following this, she was appointed as Curriculum Team Leader, where she played a significant role in the development of the GCSE English curriculum in the college. As an Advanced Practitioner, Katie delivered a wide range of staff development sessions to all curriculum teams. Additionally, Katie played an active role in ACER’s Professional Exchange Network in Digital Technology for English, including presenting at a networking events.