Pearson National Teaching Awards

Celebrating transformational teaching

Romayne Charles

Higham Lane School

The Award for Teacher of the Year in a Secondary School

Nuneaton, Warwickshire

Romayne Charles is an enthusiastic, inspirational teacher and subject leader with the highest expectations, whose excellence in teaching and learning achieves outstanding results across her several subjects. She deploys a significant range of highly-successful teaching and learning strategies and effectively monitors the learning and progress of every pupil in her care, making appropriate adjustments for individuals.

Romayne engages warmly with pupils, parents and staff to ensure that pupils learn most effectively and she contributes fully to the life of the school beyond her own classroom. She is passionately committed to her own professional and personal development and that of her colleagues. Romayne is a very special teacher who is both adored and respected by our pupils and her colleagues.