Director of Secondary English
Dena is Inspiration Trust's Director of Secondary English. After teaching English overseas, she returned to the United Kingdom to teach in secondary schools in Norfolk. She has an MA in Educational Practice and Research and has written for education journals and magazines.
Dena is passionate about curriculum design and enactment and is particularly interested in the teaching of writing, dialogic classrooms, and developing teacher expertise through collaboration and subject communities. She is also committed to creating diverse and inclusive spaces in secondary English education.