Mara Simmons

Mara Simmons
  • Project Manager, Teacher Training and Development

Mara has 25+ years of experience teaching and learning.  Her career has been centered in schools that serve under-privileged communities and served as a teacher/ founder/ leader and director of several secondary schools in Los Angeles. In addition she enjoys being an adjunct lecturer.  Here in the UK she manages and teaches the PGCE Post-16 program for Activate Learning/ OBU.

Transforming lives through learning by embracing the brain, motivation and emotions of all learners have been a foundation to her approach to teaching and leading.  She hopes to encourage innovation in the classroom to achieve excellence in learning and achievement.

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