Beth Hartwell

  • Beth Hartwell has been writing for Teacher Toolkit since February 2017.
  • She writes a secondary perspective and is currently a lead practitioner of teaching and learning at a school in York with a specialism of teaching secondary Science.
  • She is currently teaching in a iPad school and is interested sharing T&L strategies using 1:1 technology.
  • You can read all of Beth’s blogs here; she tweets at @teachforlearn.
  • Contact Beth.


In 2010, Ross Morrison McGill founded @TeacherToolkit from a simple Twitter account through which he rapidly became the 'most followed teacher on social media in the UK'. In 2015, he was nominated as one of the '500 Most Influential People in Britain' by The Sunday Times as a result of being most influential in the field of education. He remains the only classroom teacher to feature to this day ... Sharing resources and ideas online as @TeacherToolkit, he has built this website (c2008) which has been described as one of the 'most influential blogs on education in the UK', winning the UK Blog Awards (2018). Read more...