Mike Ollerton

Mike is a freelance mathematics education consultant, having taught in primary and secondary schools and in initial teacher training. He is a member of the Association of Teachers of Mathematics and served for ten years on the ATM general council. Mike is passionate about making mathematics accessible to all learners. In the last few years he has worked in very many primary and secondary schools, teaching alongside staff and supporting the development of problem-solving, enquiry-based mathematics teaching through conferences and InSET courses. Mike led a particularly successful project called ‘Inspiring Mathematics Champions’ (through the NCETM) from 2008-2011 develping subject knowledge and pedagogy with trainee teachers and NQTs.