Stuart Swann - Director
Stuart began his career in primary schools where he was responsible for music and ICT. During that time he played a significant role in developing the role of ICT across the curriculum to the point where the subject was considered to be above national expectations.
In demand to deliver INSET for the local authority, Stuart moved out of the classroom in 2002 to lead on the curriculum in the City learning Centres in Greenwich.Over the next ten years, Stuart implemented a number of initiatives to raise standards through the use of technology. These included games based and handheld learning (and a partnership with Nintendo UK), the use of creativity within the curriculum and of LEGO Education products.
Stuart was responsible for the management of both the Apple Regional Training Centre and LEGO Education Centre in the borough. He was manager of the CLC Scheme in Greenwich from 2008 - 2011.
Stuart has more than 20 years teaching experience. He is a LEGO® Education Academy Certified Trainer, an Apple Distinguished Educator, an Apple Professional Development Authorised Trainer and a Digital Cre8or trainer and assessor.
He is Vice Chair of NAPE (National Association for Primary Education).
John Abrahams - Director
John's most recent post was Assistant Head Teacher of a large secondary school, responsible for the delivery of ICT and implementing all aspects of the school’s IT infrastructure. He has previously worked as an IT advisor for ILEA, implementing IT in Design and Technology. This included recommending hardware and software to schools and developing training for students and teachers. He also worked for a number of years with LEGO Dacta UK to develop what is now their NXT computer controlled system.
John was seconded to Greenwich Local Authority with responsibility for; developing the IT network used across 3 City Learning Centres, supporting secondary school Network Managers and technicians and advising on the expenditure of a large capital budget.
John has project managed procurement, distribution and training for BECTA initiatives including; Laptop for teachers, Interactive white boards, caching servers for schools and Computers for Pupils.
John currently provides advice and support for a number of school refurbishments and new builds that require installation of a whole school IT infrastructure. He has over 30 years teaching experience.