Deputy Headteacher - Sunmarke School
Having taught in both the UK and UAE for 12 years, leading core subjects and year group teams, Annie Griffith is the Primary Deputy Headteacher of Sunmarke School- a British Curriculum school in Dubai. In her role as leader of Curriculum and Teaching and Learning, Annie has spent the last three years planning, implementing and adapting a STEAM curriculum across Primary. Using the Stanford d.school design-thinking process alongside the school’s existing Positive Education, the approach to teaching and learning has completely changed. Annie has completed a Master’s in Educational Leadership, with her dissertation focusing on the role of middle leaders in professional development. Annie’s passions lie in STEAM, professional development, coaching and teacher development.