Who am I?
Iona Hewitt is a qualified and experienced teacher, who has taught in Kensington and Chelsea for over 15 years and co-ordinated the school’s phonics teaching for 11 years. During this time the school became one of the 250 top performing schools in the country in terms of the progress which the pupils made.
Iona has a PGCE from the Institute of Education and an MA (Hons) from Edinburgh University.
She is now consulting and working with other schools, training teachers on their phonics teaching. Iona teaches in a number of schools, both state and private. She has run Educate with Iona for 7 years and delivered workshops and one-to-one sessions to over 1,000 parents and carers. Iona is the mother of three young boys.