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By being catalysts of system wide or institutional change. 

Our international work is very different to most providers and consultants. We listen, watch and listen some more.

We want to understand the unique subtleties and nuances of a context before we suggest anything. We will not parachute into a new setting, preaching generic messages of change from recycled theories on Powerpoint slides.

As change partners in over 15 countries to date, we work within and alongside.

  Country-wide Coaching Headteacher, Jamaica   Working with the Jamaican National College of School Leadership & British Council, we created and facilitated a country-wide Coaching training programme for Headteachers. Between 2014 - 2017 we trained hundreds of Headteachers as well as Master Coaches, now responsible for sustaining the programme in the years to come.     Read the Article in the Jamaica Observer

Country-wide Coaching Headteacher, Jamaica

Working with the Jamaican National College of School Leadership & British Council, we created and facilitated a country-wide Coaching training programme for Headteachers. Between 2014 - 2017 we trained hundreds of Headteachers as well as Master Coaches, now responsible for sustaining the programme in the years to come.  

Read the Article in the Jamaica Observer

  'There's more to mastery than Mathematics', Taiwan   Two visits to the British Section of the Taipei European School, enabled us to provide three whole-school myth-busting and thought-provoking INSET days followed by phase-specific surgeries. The energy and enthusiasm of the staff was extraordinary, especially considering Nicholas did not hold back on challenging some misconceptions around hinge questions and mastery related pedagogy. 

'There's more to mastery than Mathematics', Taiwan

Two visits to the British Section of the Taipei European School, enabled us to provide three whole-school myth-busting and thought-provoking INSET days followed by phase-specific surgeries. The energy and enthusiasm of the staff was extraordinary, especially considering Nicholas did not hold back on challenging some misconceptions around hinge questions and mastery related pedagogy. 

  Redesigning Initial Teacher Training, Colombia   This is easily one of the most comprehensive projects we have ever been involved in. We have co-created every detail alongside the EFMMa team since 2016. Through system-wide advocacy, design of materials, training of School Based Mentors and new Teaching Standards, we have created practice-driven teacher training programmes.   Watch the EFMMa retrospective video on Youtube

Redesigning Initial Teacher Training, Colombia

This is easily one of the most comprehensive projects we have ever been involved in. We have co-created every detail alongside the EFMMa team since 2016. Through system-wide advocacy, design of materials, training of School Based Mentors and new Teaching Standards, we have created practice-driven teacher training programmes.

Watch the EFMMa retrospective video on Youtube

  Hosting international delegations in UK and overseas   From organising tours of schools to meetings and seminars with Ofsted, the Department for Education and the British Council, as well as a range of Universities, we have hosted delegations of Ministers, Advisors, Headteachers and Teachers from Indonesia to South America.   Read one   British Council delegation's story (Facebook, in Spanish)

Hosting international delegations in UK and overseas

From organising tours of schools to meetings and seminars with Ofsted, the Department for Education and the British Council, as well as a range of Universities, we have hosted delegations of Ministers, Advisors, Headteachers and Teachers from Indonesia to South America.

Read one British Council delegation's story (Facebook, in Spanish)

  Global Publication: Student leadership & personal development   Focused on actively engaging students as leadership partners, Nicholas authored the British Council's Student Leadership Core Skill module, used across the world.   Read one student's blog post on the work from South East Asia  or  Nicholas' introductory thought piece on p.31 of the British Council document (pdf)

Global Publication: Student leadership & personal development

Focused on actively engaging students as leadership partners, Nicholas authored the British Council's Student Leadership Core Skill module, used across the world.

Read one student's blog post on the work from South East Asia or Nicholas' introductory thought piece on p.31 of the British Council document (pdf)

  Anti-corruption & Student Leadership, Bangladesh   After brokering a partnership between the British Council & GIZ in 2014, we created a student empowerment programme called Integrity Councils as part of the government's 2004 Anti-Corruption Act. After training Regional Master Trainers, the programme was rolled out to schools throughout the country and is still in use through NGO support.

Anti-corruption & Student Leadership, Bangladesh

After brokering a partnership between the British Council & GIZ in 2014, we created a student empowerment programme called Integrity Councils as part of the government's 2004 Anti-Corruption Act. After training Regional Master Trainers, the programme was rolled out to schools throughout the country and is still in use through NGO support.