Danny Breen,  Bowland High School

Daniel was nominated for his Award by 4 of his appreciative students, one of whom wrote, “he is the best teacher ever!!!! I would not have passed Biology without him, we could do with him teaching us for every lesson.” Daniel has been an exceptional Science teacher at Bowland High School since 1998, where he is a highly respected and greatly admired member of staff, of whom the children think the world. His wisdom, dedication and sheer hard work bring out the best in his pupils who work hard for him because they respect him and don’t want to let him down. He leads by example, earning the respect and admiration of his colleagues. As a result of his compelling teaching style, students do well in his subjects, often exceeding their expectations and this impacts on both results and young people’s esteem and self-confidence. Teaching Awards judges said of him, “passionate about education, deep thinking, admired and loved by both children and colleagues, Daniel is indeed an outstanding teacher and a very worthy recipient of this prestigious Award.”