Alison has taught all age groups across the primary phase and has led mathematics in several schools. She has eight years experience as a Headteacher, most recently of a large primary school in Milton Keynes, where she has been successful in raising standards in mathematics. Alison now specialises in mathematics education at the University. She teaches on ITT courses and also plays a significant role within the Foundation Degree for Learning and Teaching.
Mathematics and the role of teaching assistants