The Pearson Teaching Awards

Celebrating transformational teaching

Gold Winners

Sharon Crowe

The Award for Teacher of the Year in a Secondary School

New Forest Academy

Southampton, Hampshire

Sharon inspires students of all abilities to exceed expectation. She consistently teaches lessons that require students to think for themselves and make sense of their own learning. She challenges high achievers to go that extra mile whilst supporting all students to achieve their potential. She promotes highly effective teacher/student relationships and this has very clear impact on the culture for learning in the science team.