José Picardo
assistant principal, Surbiton High School

José is assistant principal at Surbiton High School, where he leads on digital strategy and teaches modern foreign languages. His main interests are pedagogy, technology and how they can combine to produce great teaching and learning. José is the recipient of a Pearson Teaching Award, a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and a well-regarded speaker in conferences and events focused on education. His work has featured in the Times Educational Supplement and the Guardian.

He is currently writing a book for Bloomsbury Publishing, provisionally titled Using Technology in the Classroom.

Follow José on Twitter: @josepicardoSHS


Sunday 23 October, 10.00 Frobisher Auditorium 2
Teaching to the text: textbooks or technology?