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Vivienne Porritt

Vivienne Porritt OBE

FED Council Member: Vivienne Porritt OBE is a speaker and a leadership consultant supporting school and trust leaders with vision, strategy, professional learning and development, and impact evaluation.

Vivienne is currently one of the Co-founders and Strategic Leaders of WomenEd, a global not-for-profit community that supports and empowers aspiring and existing women leaders in education. Vivienne is also Vice President of the Chartered College of Teaching and a Member for a trust in East London.

Previously, Vivienne has been a secondary headteacher, Director for School Partnerships at UCL Institute of Education, and a Chair of Governors. She is a writer for tes and academic journals as well as being the co-author of Effective Practices in Continuing Professional Development: Lessons from Schools (IOE, 2009), 10%braver: Inspiring Women to Lead Education (Sage, 2019) and Being 10%braver (Sage, 2020).

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