Church Hill Primary School teacher Jacob-Nicholas Mitchell wins Teacher of the Year award

Times Series: Jacob-Nicholas Mitchell picks up his Teacher of the Year award Jacob-Nicholas Mitchell picks up his Teacher of the Year award

An "exceptional" primary school teacher has received a Teacher of the Year award at a special ceremony held at the House of Commons.

Jacob-Nicholas Mitchell was awarded the Silver Pearson Teaching Award for his work at Church Hill Primary School in East Barnet.

Mr Mitchell was shortlisted from a record number of more than 20,000 nominations made by past and present pupils, parents and colleagues.

He will now join 59 fellow silver award winners at the UK final of the Teaching Awards at London's Guildhall on October 26, where 11 will receive gold awards

Rod Bristow, president of Core Markets at Pearson, said: "Everyone can remember a teacher who inspired and challenged them so it's important to say thank you.  It is great teaching that makes the biggest difference to learning and that's why great teachers must be recognised."

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

click2find

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree