Dr Jo Walker
D Prof, BA (Hons), QTS, Prof Dip (Adv. Executive Coaching)
Jo has worked in education for twenty five years. Having been an OFSTED outstanding practitioner for ten years, she spent eight years as a BESD (behavioural, emotional, social difficulties) consultant for the local authority. Over this period she innovated and implemented award winning county-wide initiatives to support healthy, well-regulated adolescent development in schools. She returned to school leadership as an academic deputy head in a large inner city state school, before taking on a role as a school consultant and coach in the independent sector.
In 2016 Jo completed her doctoral study in adolescent self-regulation, which underpins the academic foundations of AS Tracking, the Footprints PSHE curriculum and Steering Parents.
As a teacher, advisor and parent Jo is passionate about resourcing fellow parents with practical, academically robust strategies to nurture rounded, healthy children able to make wise choices. Jo is a director of Mind.World, co-author of AS Tracking and leads the growing team of AS Tracking trainers and consultants.