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Alec Fisher

Alec Fisher

Alec Fisher has spent nearly 20 years as a history teacher, subject leader, Assistant Head Teacher and Associate Local Authority History Adviser.

Working alongside Richard McFahn, his department achieved and sustained very high GCSE passes over a ten year period and became the benchmark department in Hampshire. Alec has dramatically improved GCSE results and uptake in all three of the schools he has worked in.

Alec has planned and taught many thought provoking, highly motivating and well received lessons which have been graded as excellent and outstanding by numerous Ofsted inspectors.

He is an excellent classroom practitioner and a talented text-book author. He is has co-authored the Key Stage 3 texts: Making Sense of History and has written Edexcel Crime and Punishment through time, c1000-present.