Burgate School & Sixth Form Southampton, June 2013

Fantastic, helpful and resourceful. Ali is outstanding.

National Keynote Sixth Form Conference London, July 2013

Absolutely brilliant! Would love to have been taught by Ali as a student, so engaging. I have learnt so much!! Thank you

Borden Grammar School Sittingbourne, June 2013

Fantastic! Ali is always very thorough and directs his INSET to what clients need

Aman International School Jordan, January 2015

In education, most charismatic speakers can often be substance over style. With Ali, you most definitely get both. Truly inspirational.

Oldbury Academy West Midlands, October 2013

This INSET was amazing! One of the best sessions I have seen. Extremely useful ideas for AfL and independent learning which I will use in my class.

St Angelas Ursuline London, July 2014

I can say it is the best course I have ever been on. You are honestly inspiring.

Borden Grammar School Kent, July 2013

Was engaged from start to finish which is rare for me. One of the best INSET I have been on.

Piggott School Reading, July 2014

Mind blowing amounts of ideas, inspiring and terrifying too! I have come home and bored my girlfriend senseless with how inspiring my day was!

Saltash.net Community School Cornwall, July 2013

This is what CPD should be.

Hayes School Bromley, July 2014

"Golden Nuggets" ...even from the first 10 minutes.

Wolfreton School Hull, July 2014

Outstanding INSET for outstanding lessons, with outstanding outcomes. Truly excellent, thank you.

Downside School Bath, April 2013

One of the best courses I have ever attended in my 12 years of teaching!

Goffs School Hertfordshire, November 2014

Honest to God that was the most useful CPD session I have ever attended. He was a great speaker and gave us very practical things to use in lessons.

Ormiston Park Academy Essex, July 2014

Probably the best course I have ever been on. Utterly valuable

Chigwell School Essex , July 2013

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.


"It was our pleasure to host you for the week, the students and we really valued your expertise and advice. For us as staff, it was genuinely reassuring to hear that your guidance is in line with what we already do and say to our students. But we still learnt a lot!

Dubai English Speaking College       Dubai, October 2019 

GEMS School
Dubai, October 2019 

"The students absolutely loved your session! They are raving about you and you gave them the confidence they needed to know they are doing the right thing (mostly). I’m so glad they attended as they really got a lot from the day