Anita Collins

Education and Training Award (Level 3)

Anita Collins

Position:

HE Leader – Skills for Life (SfL) Teacher Education

Department:

Teacher Education

Location:

Room D1.02, Horsforth Campus, Leeds City College

Professional profile:

Anita has been working in education since 1991 as an English language, literacy and literature teacher. She has been involved in delivering Teacher Education at Higher and Further Education levels since 1996, working on BA, M.Ed, Subject Specialist ESOL and Literacy and generic Initial Teacher Training courses. Her particular interests are language and literacy education, teaching English to young learners and young men’s literacy development. She very much enjoys the sharing of practice and experiences of education that comes about in discussions in both pre and in-service teacher education programmes as well as the experience of visiting teachers in their classrooms and working with them to develop their practice.