Danny Burton

Danny Burton is a former secondary school teacher and senior leader, having worked in the sport and PE environment for 15 years. In his role with the Youth Sport Trust, Danny is responsible for the development and improvement of PE and school sport at a national level within secondary schools, and works within the charity’s PE and achievement team. His role includes leading national projects, providing professional development to schools and teachers, and working with practitioners to review and develop their PE provisions.

He holds a master’s degree in advanced educational practice, which focused on transition and student voice. He has been involved in training NQTs and trainees from a range of providers, embedding student leadership across schools, partnership development and developing teaching and learning. He is author of Teach Now! Physical Education.

Follow Danny on Twitter: @danny_burton12 and @youthsporttrust.


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