Editorial

  • avatar for Aimee Cave (Aimee Cave)Aimee Cave (Aimee Cave) (1)

    Aimee Cave is assistant headteacher and SENCO at Pocklington Community Junior School in East Yorkshire. Aimee is a recent graduate of the NASENCO programme, run by Best Practice Network. For further information about this programme, see: www.bestpracticenet.co.uk/nasenco

    avatar for Claire McDermott (Claire)Claire McDermott (Claire) (7)

    Editor
    Claire McDermot is the Editor of Attendance Matters Magazine and has worked in B2B publishing for over 10 years. Claire is a freelance editor and can be contacted on: Claire@clmpublishing.co.uk

    Elisabeth Carney HaworthElisabeth Carney Haworth (Elisabeth Carney Haworth) (3)

    Elisabeth Carney-Haworth OBE is a qualified teacher and has worked across primary and early years education in a number of different roles and within several local authorities. On retirement from her last headship she left her nursery and infant school in Cornwall with an Ofsted rating of ‘Outstanding’. In 2010, together with her husband, she created Operation Encompass, a scheme that supports children experiencing domestic abuse. Elisabeth was honoured in the Queen’s birthday honours list 2019 and appointed an OBE.

    avatar for Emily Kempthorne (Emily Kempthorne)Emily Kempthorne (Emily Kempthorne) (7)

    Emily Kempthorne is the Assistant Principal at Bishop Young Academy in Leeds. She has 14 years’ experience in education across the country and has
    recently completed her MEd in Special Educational Needs (SEND) and Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH). Emily can be contacted via email at ekempthorne@bishopyoungacademy.co.uk or on Twitter: @KempthorneMs

    Emma MeadusEmma Meadus (Emma Meadus) (16)

    Emma Meadus is headteacher of Coppice Valley Primary School and a member of the Red Kite Learning Trust.

    Jessica MusettiJessica Musetti (Jessica Musetti) (1)

    Business Development Manager
    Jess is responsible for partnerships for Forum Magazines and events. You can contact Jess on: Jessica.musetti@forumbusinessmedia.co.uk or telephone:

    avatar for Richard Legg (Richard Legg)Richard Legg (Richard Legg) (0)

    Graphic Designer
    Richard Legg is Graphic designer at Mimeo and looks after the design of all Forum magazines.

    Sarah MurdochSarah Murdoch (Sarah.Murdoch) (211)

    Sarah Murdoch is Publisher for Attendance Matters Magazine. She is supported by an experienced team of commissing editors, editors, and designers.

    avatar for Sian Hickey (Sian Hickey)Sian Hickey (Sian Hickey) (3)

    Sian Hickey previously worked as an education welfare officer for a large local authority for 11 years before transferring to be an attendance intervention manager for a highly successful multi-academy trust in the West Midlands. She has a real passion for supporting students and their families to improve attendance at school.

    Sue CowleySue Cowley (Sue Cowley) (5)

    Sue Cowley is a writer, presenter, teacher educator and author of 30 books on education. After qualifying as a teacher with a first class BEd (Hons), she taught in primary and secondary schools and overseas. Sue’s international bestseller Getting the Buggers to Behave has been translated into ten languages and is a set text at many universities. Her best selling guide for NQTs How to Survive your First Year in Teaching has been in print for 20 years. She now works internationally as a teacher trainer and presenter. Website: www.suecowley.co.uk email: sue@suecowley.co.uk.

    avatar for Yvonne Hardiman (Yvonne Hardiman)Yvonne Hardiman (Yvonne Hardiman) (4)

    Yvonne Hardiman, Chartered MCPID, MA (Management) began her management career at BSI, heading up a publishing, printing and warehousing division. In 2005 she joined a law firm as HR Director and Partner. Today Yvonne enjoys running her own HR consultancy, assisting organisations with all aspects of people management. Contact Yvonne at: https://yvonnehardiman.com/