Louise Blackburn

As a director of Challenging Education, Louise carries out consultancy work in primary and secondary schools across the UK. Along with the other directors and associates of the company, she has led Raising Attainment of Disadvantaged Youngsters (RADY project) for three years. She also leads pupil premium reviews and rigorous collaborative reviews of leadership. She has extensive experience of challenging schools to improve provision and raise aspirations as a school improvement adviser for a large Local Authority and a proven track record of improving outcomes for disadvantaged young people as a teacher, senior leader and consultant.

 

Workshop: Raising the Attainment of Disadvantaged Youngsters 

Tried and tested strategies for leaders and teachers to use to close the ATTAINMENT gaps between disadvantaged students and other students.  Including:  appropriate target setting, proportional representation, cultural capital and classroom tips.   Also a chance to hear about the RADY project now being used in over 50 schools across Shropshire, Staffordshire, Birmingham, Sandwell, Derby City and Derbyshire as a catalyst to improving outcomes for disadvantaged students..  and an invitation to join the FREE RADY network.

Louise Blackburn