Meet the team


Colin Prestwich

Maths Hub Lead

Colin is the Executive Head of Maths at Harrogate Grammar School and has previously led substantial improvements as Head of Maths in four other schools. Colin has been actively involved in school to school support for 10 years, latterly as a SLE for the Red Kite Alliance. He is a teacher leader for the Princes Teaching Institute and is an experienced user of the Lesson Study approach.

Colin is responsible for planning and evaluating the Hub’s work, with the support of strategic partners, leading to the production of the annual Action Plan, annual report and Work Group plans.

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David Robson

Senior Leadership Link

David is an Assistant Headteacher at Harrogate Grammar School. His responsibilities include developing teaching and learning in the school, working with lead practitioners, gaining student voice on teaching and learning and supporting the student leadership programme. David’s background is in Science, specialising in both Chemistry and Physics

David supports Colin in carrying out his role and in forming effective partnerships and networks with other leaders in the Maths Hub area.

Sophie Allin

Maths Hub Coordinator

As the Maths Hub Coordinator, Sophie is the first point of contact for teachers and schools engaging with the Maths Hub. She coordinates the Hub’s training and events and manages social media.