A seasoned Visible LearningPlus and Osiris Outstanding Intervention Trainer, Martin is a leadership specialist and the Regional Director of Osiris in Wales.
Martin is a former headteacher, backed by a track record of success at every school he’s worked at. Driven by the desire to motivate learners through creative curriculums and outstanding teaching practices, Martin has helped numerous schools transform their leadership, teaching and learning and pupil outcomes with his practical ideas and simple solutions.
Martin has held numerous positions throughout his varied career, from co-ordinating roles in ICT, PE, Maths and English to his extensive involvement with Local Authorities and national agendas. With a keen eye for recognizing and supporting struggling schools, Martin uses his deep expertise of whole-school improvement strategies to provide teachers and leaders with the tools they need to improve their settings. His areas of expertise are:
- Outstanding Teaching
- Teaching and Learning
- Visible Learning
- Whole-school Improvement
Martin is a Visible Learningplus licensed trainer. Visible Learningplus is an in-depth model of whole-school change. Created by John Hattie and available in the UK exclusively through Osiris Educational, Visible Learningplus is the largest ever evidence-based research into what actually works best in schools to improve learning. It creates innovation in the learning environment and accelerates the process of individual and whole-school change.
Martin is also an accredited Osiris Outstanding Teaching Intervention trainer. Using a range of techniques, assessments and feedback, the Outstanding Teaching Intervention is designed to create long-term, measurable improvements to teaching and learning. It has been independently proven to raise teacher performance by one Ofsted level.
“Fantastic. [Martin was] engaging with lots of useful ideas.”INSET Delegate
“[Martin is] Very easy to listen to, he’s insightful and full of knowledge and ideas that aided his presentation.”INSET Delegate
“Martin was very passionate and inspirational in his delivery and very knowledgeable.”INSET Delegate