Pearson National Teaching Awards

Celebrating transformational teaching

Sarah Allen

St Edward’s School

The Award for Teacher of the Year in a Secondary School

ROMFORD, ESSEX

Sarah is described by colleagues as, “an inspirational teacher of rare talent”. She is Head of Drama at her school and her passion for her subject is exceptional. She is at the heart of school productions which have now become important fixtures in the school calendar. Recognised by the staff as a truly
outstanding teacher, she is an integral member of the Teaching and Learning team and works alongside staff to develop their practice. She has been instrumental in providing INSET for staff and
for supporting colleagues in overcoming challenges. She is truly an outstanding teaching professional.