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Marc Rowland

Deputy Director, National Education Trust (NET)

Marc works on partnership and relationship development with key stakeholders across the education sector.  Marc has worked nationally to support schools in maximising the impact of the Pupil Premium. This includes LA-wide work in Warwickshire, Essex, Sheffield and North Yorkshire.

He is currently working with the Jersey government on the introduction of a ‘Jersey Pupil Premium’ and with Essex LA to produce a Pupil Premium ‘toolkit for schools’.  The second edition of his successful book ‘An Updated Practical Guide to The Pupil Premium’ was published in December 2015.

Marc has sat on a number of education advisory groups, including the recent Independent Review of Professional Standards for Teaching Assistants. He has been a primary school governor.