Anne Williams

Anne Williams
  • Teacher and Pedagogy Leader
  • Company: The Grammar School at Leeds

Anne is a committed classroom teacher of 17 years, teaching English and Religious Studies. She works at the Grammar School at Leeds where she is one of the Pedagogy Leaders – a team that she set up to help to spread CPD within the school. Over the last few years she has been involved in initiating various innovations in the school including establishing a system of Professional Enquiries and spreading the use of Lesson Study. She set up and organises ‘Teaching and Learning Leeds’, a collaborative annual conference of over 300 delegates with a focus on teaching, learning and leadership. On Twitter she set up and runs #EngchatUK, a weekly Twitter chat to share good ideas for English teachers which has now been running for over five years and has hundreds of regular contributors. This year she has become one of the school’s two representatives at Yorkshire Teaching School Alliance. Anne is committed to providing teachers and schools with cheap and easy ways to continue to learn within their professional roles through the principles of collaboration and innovation.