I am an experienced Spanish & Digital Skills teacher and I am the Learning Technologies Lead across two secondary academies in Witham, Essex. I have held Senior Leadership roles for 10 years before my current role, leading on marketing, communication, 6th form, and assessment/curriculum.
I am a Google Certified Trainer, Innovator & Educator, an AET InnovAETor, and responsible for GDPR, Communication & Marketing within my academies.
One of my biggest passions is delivering G Suite training to Educational Support Staff to underpin the work in schools. I have been fortunate to deliver training at schools locally and internationally. I aim to embrace the #moonshotthinking approach to all projects.
I am an ambassador for Wevideo, Wakelet, Book Creator, Mote, and Iorad and also a leader of @GlobalGEG and co-leader of @GEG_UK.
I have written ebooks on Distance Learning that can be found here bit.ly/RangaNation
In my spare time, I play & coach hockey and help to organize an annual beer festival.
Daren is a highly accomplished and respected leader in education, with 23 years of experience as a teacher and ten years as a Senior Leader. He has led on various elements, including KS3, KS5, Curriculum, Data, and Assessment...
On this episode we were joined by the Short & SUITE crew and we enjoyed a great chat about all things quarantine, wellness, and tech. Daren and Ben joined us all the way from Essex in the U.K. and they …