Latest blogs

Friday 15th September 2017

Bradley Busch is an HCPC registered Psychologist and a partner at InnerDrive, developing student mindsets in schools and designing and delivering teacher CPD.

Professional Pathways
Wednesday 6th September 2017

Chloe Holmes is the Professional Pathways Manager at Ark, part of the Pathways & Enrichment team. Previous to this, she was the Chief Executive of Highbury Vale Blackstock Trust.

West London Summer Programme
Wednesday 6th September 2017

“This has been a life-changing experience. I’ve learnt how to speak up about what I consider important. Thanks to this programme, I have grown as a person and developed skills I never knew I had” – Karen, student at Kensington Aldridge Academy

Will Whitehouse
Monday 26th June 2017

Will Whitehouse is the Assistant Principal for Humanities at Ark Globe Academy in South London. He joined the school in September 2016. Will regularly leads CPD sessions at Ark Globe focusing on a range of topics, including questioning. His insights have allowed staff to hone their practice and understand the benefits of deeper questioning.

Ark Conway Primary Academy
Thursday 22nd June 2017

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Ark Putney Academy
Tuesday 13th June 2017

Alexandra Charalambous is a voice specialist, lecturer and teacher trainer. She recently led a practical workshop at Ark's Teach 2017 conference, which explored how the voice works.

Cat Lamin
Thursday 8th June 2017

Cat Lamin is a former primary school teacher and Education Outreach Champion at pi-top. The organisation is behind the modular pi-top laptop that you build yourself. It’s a useful tool to help pupils start learning how to code, create devices, and take their knowledge to the next level.

Joy Waelend
Thursday 25th May 2017

Joy Waelend is the Executive Principal of Ark Ayrton Primary Academy and Ark Dickens Primary Academy in Portsmouth. She was recently interviewed on BBC Radio Solent about how education in primary schools has changed over the years.

English Mastery
Wednesday 24th May 2017

Nick Wallace is the Senior Curriculum and Development Lead for English Mastery and has been with the team and project since its inception. He is an experienced English teacher and a Teach First alumnus.

Wednesday 10th May 2017

Zareen is a sixth form student at Ark Globe Academy. She's also a poet, who helped found a youth poetry collective at her school and has performed at spoken word poetry “slams” on stages large and small in both the UK and the USA. Recently, she became the first Globe student to receive an offer from Oxbridge.