Name: Mrs Karen Sadler
School: St Wilfrid’s Primary School, Millhouses Lane, Sheffield, S7 2HE
Family of Schools: Our Lady Seat of Wisdom
Role: Computing and Online Safety Teacher and Subject Leader
Background: Experience in Primary Education for twenty years / Primary ICT Consultant for Sheffield LA for seven years / Leader and trainer for the National Interactive Whiteboard Project in Sheffield / Computing / Online Safety Teacher at St Wilfrid’s Primary for nine years / Associate Lecturer for Primary Computing at Sheffield Hallam University / Leader for the Primary Subject Leaders Computing Network Hub for Learn Sheffield
Specialist Area(s): Primary Computing. Online Safety
Accredited facilitator for CEOP and member of Computing at Schools (CAS). An inspirational facilitator who supports and encourages participants on how to deliver the Computing and Online Safety Curriculum. Experience of supporting a number of teachers including School Direct and PGCE teacher trainees to learn and improve their subject knowledge and classroom delivery. Develops schemes of work for Computing which includes embedding the Online Safety aspects of the curriculum.
Leads training for trainees, school staff, parents and governors. Interesting Fact:Karen has trained at Lilleshall, the home of British Gymnastics with the GBR squad back in her days.