The Pearson Teaching Awards

Celebrating transformational teaching

Gold Winners

Claire Langham

Cantrell Primary and Nursery School

The Award for Teacher of the Year in a Primary School

Bulwell, Nottingham

Claire has worked at Cantrell since being a newly qualified teacher 18 years ago. She is 100% committed to ensuring that her pupils achieve the highest possible standards, and this she does with great passion for teaching and learning. Her classroom reflects the creative approaches she has to learning and her engagement with new ideas is testament to her ongoing professional development. Claire is always testing out new ideas in numeracy and is always at the forefront of new developments. Added to that she fosters the school values of honesty, empathy, respect and encouragement for all pupils and her pastoral care is of a particularly high standard.