Ross Morrison McGill is a deputy headteacher working in an inner-city school in North London. He is the Most Followed Teacher on Twitter in the UK and writes the Most Influential Blog on Education in the UK. McGill was recently nominated for Debrett's 500 Most Influential People in Britain 2015 (feat. The Sunday Times) and is the only current classroom teacher to feature on this list!
McGill is an award-winning teacher (Guardian Teacher of the Year in Secondary School in London 2004); nominated as one of the 'Education Reformers of the Year 2014' by The Education Foundation Think Tank; The Guardian Best Blog of 2012 and 2014; TES Resources Contributor of the Year 2013; finalist for the EduBlog Awards in 2013 and 2014 for Best Individual Tweeter and Best Teacher Blog. McGill's first book, 100 Ideas was also short-listed for an ERA Award and is a best-seller.
McGill's personal blog is consistently ranked one of the top-50 educational blogs found across the world! His website, articles and TES resources exceed 5 million website views collectively (circa. May 2015). Visit www.TeacherToolkit.me/About
He is currently responsible for improving the quality of teaching and learning and has a national profile as the leading contributor and organiser of online CPD within a growing community of education professionals. He also writes for Schools Week, The Guardian Education and is a former SSAT Design Technology Lead Practitioner.
You can follow Ross on Twitter @TeacherToolkit or join in @SLTchat which he created to bring together over 700-1000 aspiring and senior leaders online, every Sunday across the UK. He also promotes #TMLondon, the worldly used #5MinPlan and @MyEdHunt which is a small revolution for teachers and schools to find their own employment; for free!