Improve Maths Adviser – Gerry
Gerry creates solutions in even the most challenging of circumstances. He is empathetic and determined, using his expert knowledge and realistic approach to engage mathematics teachers, subject leaders and senior leaders. As a member of the Improve Maths team he has supported schools in challenging circumstances by strengthening subject leadership and focusing relentlessly on improving teaching and learning.
Drawing on extensive experience as a subject leader in inner city and suburban schools Gerry will make informed choices about workable solutions for mathematics departments. He has taught maths at all levels and has a strong track record of support teachers new to A-level.
Gerry will build the confidence and determination of your teams and help them to raise expectations of progress for all pupils regardless of their starting points. He supports short, medium and long-term planning and will apply a ‘hands-on’ approach using high impact classroom actions to bring about a change in practice. He will improve your team’s approach to strategic improvement including close monitoring for impact on pupil outcomes.