Dr Deborah Outhwaite

Director of Developing Teachers, Schools and Academies (DTSA). EdD, FCCT, SFHEA, FRSA

Deb has worked in education for the last twenty-five years: teaching secondary and A Level for 12 years whilst training teachers; then spending a decade in HE teaching undergrad and postgrad.  She remains actively involved in both Teacher Ed, and the supervision of Education doctorates, regularly externally examining EdDs. She is a former Secondary Governor in an 11-18 comprehensive school, and a Vice-Chair of a Derbyshire MAT.  She has sat on the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for the Teaching Profession since its’ inception in 2015. Deb is BELMAS Council Vice-Chair. Deb is a Network Leader for @WomenEd in the East Midlands, and coaches for Women Leading in Education (WLE). 

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About Us

Institute for Educational & Social Equity provides consultancy services on anti-racism and other inclusion, diversity and equity issues. Our USP is that our approach combines research with practice. Our services are built on three pillars: research, capacity development and institutional support.


Office Address: 3M Buckley Innovation Centre Firth St, Huddersfield, HD1 3BD. Tel: 44-01484505670

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