John trained as a primary teacher 14 years ago and began his teaching career in the London Borough of Brent. He then continued his primary teaching in the Midlands and years later trained as an Ofsted inspector. John then worked as a national inservice provider and writer. He now works back in the classroom at in Nottingham. John has written over 1,000 education articles and is the author of three books and co-author of three other titles.