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Zoe Howells

Zoe Howells

Federation History Consultant and Lead Practitioner: History Course Lead

When will you see Zoe?

As a History trainee teacher, Zoe will be at each specialist History Training day and as a visiting observer in some of your lessons. Zoe Provides advice and support on History to all schools within the Harris Federation, with a particular focus on developing effective assessment and intervention practices, so you may also be working with Zoe through your school History department.


Zoe has taught History in diverse schools in Sutton, Ealing and Westminster. She has been a head of subject, department and faculty. He also writes on History and education for a range of publications, including the Teaching History. Zoe has a particular interest in developing the teaching of History as an academic discipline to all students and ensuring effective literacy teaching in History.

Training Experience

Zoe is an experienced coach and mentor for beginning and established teachers of History. She is also a committee member of the Historical Association Secondary Committee.

The past is never dead. It's not even past.

-William Faulkner 
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