John Tomsett
headteacher, Huntington School, York

John Tomsett has been a teacher for 28 years and a headteacher for thirteen, and is currently headteacher at Huntington School, York. He writes a blog called This much I know… and is a co-founder of the Headteachers’ Round table Think Tank. His first book is called, Love over fear, this much I know about growing truly great teaching. He has just finished his second book called, Mind Over Matter, This much I know about the mental health crisis in schools which is due to be published in January 2017. He remains resolutely wedded to teaching and helping colleagues improve their teaching.

Follow John on Twitter: @johntomsett


Saturday 22 October, 16.00 Frobisher Auditorium 2
Young people and mental illness: a growing problem?