Alison consistently goes above and beyond expectations to ensure that all pupils in her class are captivated, inspired and enthused to learn. She leads by example and is dedicated to giving her class the best possible learning environment to succeed. The pupils love coming into school, which allows them to become happy, confident individuals and valued members of society. She also manages a team of support staff and ensures that they are well supported at all times, putting their needs above her own. She is a role model to staff and her best practice in the classroom has inspired others around her.