Ali is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Educational Assessors (FCIEA) and is a published author at A level and GCSE Psychology. He has taught for nearly 20 years and was a Principal Examiner with 13 years’ experience in writing Psychology exam papers and awarding grades for a major exam board, he was also part of the team that wrote the current A level specification.
Ali has been providing INSET to schools and colleges nationally and internationally since 2003 and was a key speaker at the Visible Learning World Conference, Edinburgh 2019 and the Aspire Psychology Conference, Dubai 2019.
Ali is a regular speaker at Educational Conferences with both Keynote and Osiris Educational
, with whom he is now a qualified OTI (Outstanding Teaching Interventions) trainer. He is also a registered associate for AQR International who specialise in mental toughness and resilience training.
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