Bridget Clay is a former teacher who works with schools on their leadership and development. She recently co-authored Unleashing Great Teaching, a book which outlines the culture and processes for great learning for teachers and students. She is Head of Programme for Leading Together at Teach First and was previously Director of School Programmes at the Teacher Development Trust. She has advised a number of organisations, including the Department for Education and the Greater London Authority, and is a frequent speaker, including at ResearchED and The Telegraph Festival of Education. She is a regular media contributor.
Institute of Education, MA Leadership (Teach First)
Canterbury Christ Church University, PGCE
BA (Hons) History, University of Cambridge, 2007
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
My expertise is in the development of teachers and leaders in schools. Powerful professional learning enables both teachers and students to succeed and thrive. Great school leadership is essential for enabling the best achievement for our students and children.