Peter Clarke

Peter is a freelance consultant specialising in training and writing for primary mathematics education. He is also a guest lecturer on PGCE, GTP and MA courses. He has been a mathematics co-ordinator and deputy headteacher in primary schools in Australia and the UK, and has worked as a mathematics advisor for the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham on the Improving Primary Mathematics initiative. He has also worked as an independent consultant for BEAM and the Ocean Maths Project. Peter has written and edited over 300 publications for organisations and companies such as the National Numeracy Strategy, QCA, CIVITAS, HarperCollins, BEAM, Nelson Thornes, Heinemann, Ginn, Harcourt Education, Pearson, Scholastic, Macmillan, Cambridge University Press, LCP and the Abu Dhabi Education Council. He is also Series Editor of Collins New Primary Maths – a major primary mathematics scheme.