Cat is a former primary school teacher with 12 years of teaching experience. She has a passion for coding and computer science and specialises in supporting teachers who are getting started on their journey into using technology in the classroom. In 2017 she was shortlisted for the European Digital Woman of the Year award and has been invited to speak about her experiences teaching computer science around the world including in Brazil, Argentina and the US. Cat is passionate about talking about equality, stereotypes and mental health as well as supporting the teaching of computer science.
Cat has created engaging topics that range from an introduction to Computing for KS1 pupils to a KS2 lesson on the first computer and how it cracked the Enigma code. Cat has also worked on our online safety lessons that form part of our RSE and PSHE resources.