Professor Dame Alison Peacock

Chief Executive, Chartered College of Teaching

Professor Dame Alison Peacock is Chief Executive of the Chartered College of Teaching, a Professional Body that seeks to raise its status through celebrating, supporting and connecting teachers to provide expert teaching and leadership. Prior to joining the Chartered College, Dame Alison was Executive Headteacher of The Wroxham School in Hertfordshire. Her career to date has spanned primary, secondary and advisory roles. She is an Honorary Fellow of Queens College Cambridge, Hughes Hall Cambridge and UCL, a Visiting Professor of both the University of Hertfordshire and Glyndwr University and a trustee for Big Change. Her research is published in a series of books about Learning without Limits offering an alternative approach to inclusive school improvement.

“Honoured and excited to review the finalists’ funding applications for the Big Change Gamechanger category.”