Dr Kevin Stannard

Dr Kevin Stannard

Director, Innovation & Learning, Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST)

Kevin works with the GDST’s 24 independent schools and two academies; his role encompasses initiatives in curriculum, teaching and learning; teacher professional development; collaborations between teachers and between schools; new technologies in education and the design of new learning spaces.

Kevin taught at a number of independent schools including Eton College, where he was in charge of university applications and was Head of Geography. He has co-written A Level geography textbooks.

As Director of Education at Cambridge University’s international exams board, Kevin led the development and launch of Cambridge Pre-U, the fully linear alternative to A Levels; advised Singapore’s Ministry of Education on its A Level curriculum reforms; and led educational projects in Spain, Egypt, Bermuda, USA and Bangladesh.