Simon Hickton is the founder and Managing Director of Cornerstones Education. Simon has 20 plus years of teaching experience, including 10 years as a primary headteacher. He is currently working closely with schools across the UK to develop and implement curriculum solutions. Simon’s recent work involves helping schools revolutionise curriculum design, planning and assessment.
We all know that teacher and senior leader workload reduction is top of the national agenda, but the real challenge is how to achieve this. One man who’s decided to face the issue head-on is Simon Hickton, Managing Director of Cornerstones – a primary curriculum provider used by 2000+ schools in the UK and internationally. A self-professed ‘doer’, former headteacher Simon was keen to create an innovative, easy-to-use curriculum tool that could help leaders and teachers design and implement a whole-school curriculum at the click of a few buttons.