Katharine Birbalsingh
headmistress, Michaela Community School; author, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Teachers: the Michaela way

Katharine Birbalsingh is Headmistress at Michaela Community School in Wembley, London. Michaela is known for its tough-love behaviour systems, knowledge teaching and for how it teaches kindness and gratitude. In 2017, OFSTED graded the school as “Outstanding” in every category. Katharine read Philosophy & Modern Languages at The University of Oxford and has always taught in inner London. She has made numerous appearances on television and radio and has written for several UK publications. Katharine has written two books and edited a third which is entitled Battle Hymn of the Tiger Teachers: the Michaela way. Whether you agree with Katharine or not, she will make you think.

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