Lorraine Smith

Lorraine had a career in finance before re-training to work with children in 1999. She has worked across Key Stages 1 to 3 and ran a thriving business as a Private Tutor supporting core subjects. Her training in SEND supports her work to inspire children to achieve their personal best.  Lorraine favours a holistic approach within education; enjoying focusing on exploring communication & 'how' people learn.

 

Lorraine has combined her knowledge of learning, creativity and technology to develop & deliver various digital projects. She initiated and developed a children's digital newspaper in an Outstanding School in Kent, facilitating many exciting opportunities for children to use their voice in various digital formats, receiving praise from Adobe, the BBC, children's authors, the London Borough of Bexley, artists from Aardman Animations and children's newspaper First News; leading to numerous children having their writing published and talents recognised; locally and nationally. Lorraine has worked with Peter to explore more complex digital media & film; working with children who have produced an award winning online children's news programme & various short videos supported by the London Marathon & Youth Sports Trust.

 

Lorraine is an Arts Award Adviser and a tech enthusiast. She has enjoyed developing & running digital projects & extra-curricular activities with a computing, technology & creative focus, including learning platform: homelearningfun.co.uk, Computing Clubs and end2end TV.