Pearson National Teaching Awards

Celebrating transformational teaching

Claudia Windley

Greensward Academy

The Award for Teacher of the Year in a Secondary School

Hockley, Essex

Over the last decade, Claudia has inspired children to the highest standard of artistic achievement and to enter art colleges and universities as well as find new mediums for self-expression. She’s a remarkable person and teacher who provides opportunities for children to succeed with an unparalleled level of support ‘every lunchtime, every evening and every holiday’.

Claudia brings art to life, and brings her artists to life.

She is naturally collaborative and collegiate and has had a tremendous impact on colleagues as well as trainees and parents.