Kate Redhead has been a fellow of the Primary Science Teaching Trust since 2012.
Kate entered the teaching profession after a short time as a Project Manager in the telecommunications industry. Before joining the Trust, she worked in a large primary school in Birmingham; first as Science Subject Leader and later as an Assistant Head. During her time as a teacher, Kate gained her Masters in Education, focussing her dissertation on the design and implementation of Science schemes of work, and also
completed her NPQH. Kate introduced a Science Lab in her school and led a Research Learning Community of local schools in exploring the impact of dialogue on the teaching and learning of science. Kate has written for teacher journals, is on the editorial board for Primary Science, the West Midlands ASE committee and is also a Trustee for Children’s University. Kate is passionate about supporting and developing science leaders, empowering them to take ownership of the subject and build a love of the subject within their schools.