Susan Jackson MA has over 30 years experience in education. She was a teacher, administrator, and three times School Principal (UK, Argentina, France), before establishing her consultancy.
Susan has been a UK Ofsted Inspector of Schools for 15 years, and a Lead Inspector of Free Schools, Studio Schools, University Technical Colleges (UTC) and Academy conversions. She was selected by the British Cabinet Office for appointment to Public Bodies in 1992 and by the Department for Education for service on public bodies in 1993. For over 25 years Susan has been an Examiner for the IB (International Baccalaureate). She has been a research fellow at the University of Bristol and was chosen to lead the Independent / International Schools’ Initiative at the National Development Centre for Educational Management and Policy.
Susan is a Governor of an “outstanding” (OFSTED) school in London, and of an “excellent” (ISI) girls’ independent school in Harrogate. She sits on the Management Committee of Caius House, the charitable mission established by Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge.
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“Absolutely fabulous training. Brilliant presentation and information. One of the best ever”.
“Excellent training from a fantastically informative trainer who shared her knowledge in an extremely accessible manner. Really engaging and confirming for our practice”.
“Fantastic course. Very knowledgeable presenter. So helpful to benefit from her broad-lived experience”.
“Excellent at facilitating discussion and allowing us to formulate a response appropriate to our school”.
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