Emma Abbott – Primary - Assistant Principal, Teaching and Learning, Outwood Primary Academy Ledger Lane

Emma has been teaching for 16 years and has taught across KS1 and KS2. As Assistant Principal she led the improvement of teaching and learning across all curriculum areas. In this role, Emma has overseen a rapid improvement in teaching and learning, with the percentage of good and outstanding teaching rising across OPA Ledger Lane, with Ofsted acknowledging that ‘Teaching is typically good and some is outstanding.’ May 2014

Emma has led Mathematics for many years and has coordinated and delivered CPD in school. She has developed a consistent calculation policy that is now used by each Outwood Primary Academy. Emma is passionate about motivating and enthusing children whilst using accurate assessment and differentiation so that children fulfil their potential and progress is maximised within every lesson.

A friendly, approachable professional who can work alongside anyone to improve education for all young people.