The Pearson Teaching Awards

Celebrating transformational teaching

Gold Winners

Miriam Donnan

Fleming Fulton School

The Award for Special Needs Teacher of the Year

BELFAST

Miriam is an outstanding Vice-Principal at her school which caters for children facing a range of physical disabilities and learning challenges. She has exceptionally high standards and aspirations for all her students and has created a learning environment that is tailored to ensure that students achieve to the very best of their ability. Her imagination and enthusiasm for her work inspires all around her to aim high so that the young people in her care achieve the best possible outcomes socially, emotionally and academically. As the parent who nominated her for the Pearson Teaching Awards said, “she is an exceptional teacher, we are so lucky to have her.”