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Andy Samways

Director of Research School - Unity Research School

Andy is Director of Research School and Teaching School at Unity Schools Partnership.

He is a member of the Royal Society Education Committee and has a particular interest in utilising evidence around effective implementation at a variety of scales within school improvement.

Andy has extensive experience of school and system leadership gained from senior leadership in secondary schools over the past 20 years and most recently through his work leading the Unity Research School and as Teaching School Council EENEL Local Lead for Suffolk. These roles increasingly draw on effective collaboration and partnership working within evidence-based school improvement activity.