Bio

Rachel Higginson is a passionate advocate for applying research to take a bespoke and creative approach to Teaching and Learning.

She has been a teacher for 21 years with experience ranging from Early Years to Year 7 and has taught in both Mainstream, Special Needs and medical settings. She is a qualified Head teacher and has significant professional experience in developing English, supporting children with SEND, Music and Outdoor Learning. This vast experience inspired Rachel to work as the Creative lead for Exeter Creative School, developing a new and exciting 21st Century curriculum for this large new Exeter school (now named Matford Brook Academy).

Rachel works alongside Mary Myatt as a collaborator for, ‘Myatt&Co’ , is a Primary Advisor for Uffculme Academy Trust and runs the, ‘Finding my Voice’ project based in the South West.

As an Education Consultant Rachel dedicates her time to facilitating strategic, conscious and creative curriculum development and bespoke and sustainable school improvement.