Pearson National Teaching Awards

Celebrating transformational teaching

Annie May Roberts

Pool Academy

The Award for Teacher of the Year in a Secondary School

REDRUTH CORNWALL

As Head of Expressive Arts, Annie-May is described as a “phenomenon”. In her 4 short years
at her school she has inspired her department, her students and the local community with her boundless energy, her creativity and her enthusiasm for her subject. Results are consistently high and Art is now the top performing and most popular subject at school! She has instigated Arts projects that have involved hundreds of students, parents, community groups and local schools. Her imagination
and creativity knows no bounds and her whole school community benefits from her dedication and
commitment to investing in her students’ artistic education.