The Pearson Teaching Awards

Celebrating transformational teaching

Gold Winners

David Seddon

Baxter College

The Award for Lifetime Achievement

KIDDERMINSTER, WORCESTERSHIRE

David’s career in education began 43 years ago when he joined his first school as a PE teacher. During

those years he has taught, supported and inspired literally thousands of children and their families. On his retirement this year, he will have been a Headteacher for 25 years! His career has been in transforming schools in challenging circumstances, serving vulnerable and often hard to reach communities. His work in schools has always centred around one ambition, to improve the lives

and life chances of all those with whom he comes into contact, and this he has done throughout his

career