Claire Baldwin


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Role

Claire Baldwin is a Central Coordinator for the Further Mathematics Support Programme, which is managed by MEI.  She has specific responsibility for Higher Education Liaison and Gender Participation in Mathematics within the FMSP.  Claire is also MEI’s Quality Manager and Internal Communication & HR Leader..


Background

Claire gained a first class BSc in Mathematics, Statistics & Operational Research in 1997 and completed a PGCE in Secondary Mathematics (11-18) in 1998. Her subsequent work has included roles in schools, colleges and an HE Institution, including a number of subject leadership roles, faculty management and Assistant Principal (Curriculum).  Claire was a PGCE Secondary Mathematics Course Leader for four years and has an MA in Mathematics Education.  She is also an experienced examiner and has worked in a range of consultancy roles for Ofqual for around ten years.
Claire joined MEI in April 2014.


Specialisms

  • Developing and monitoring teaching and learning of mathematics at GCSE and A level, including further mathematics
  • Supporting teachers new to teaching GCSE and A level Mathematics
  • Leadership of a mathematics department
  • Assessment of mathematics at GCSE and A level
  • Lecturing and mentoring PGCE students

Experience

  • Teaching mathematics in secondary schools and colleges across the 11-18 age range
  • Subject leadership of mathematics and science departments
  • Ofqual Subject Expert for Mathematics and Statistics
  • Assessment of GCSE Statistics and Mathematics
  • Development and delivery of mathematics and pedagogical training for PGCE students
  • Senior Leadership in a sixth form college
  • Writing and editing textbooks and teaching and learning resources

Contact

[email protected]

07475 486847