Speaker
Mark McCourt
Mark McCourt

Mark McCourt is Chief Executive of La Salle Education, a company focussed on system wide improvement in mathematics education. A key figure in the education world, Mark has led many large-scale government initiatives both in the UK and overseas. 

Formerly a senior director at Tribal Group, Mark has extensive experience in technology enhanced learning across all age and ability groups.


Mark was a Director at the National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics (NCETM) and has also been a school leader, an Advanced Skills Teacher, a school inspector and a teacher trainer.

He founded and was Chairman of the Teacher Development Trust, the national charity for teacher professional development.


Find Mark @EmathsUK and visit his blog

http://www.emaths.co.uk/blog


 

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