Mrs Ridge Presents Teaching Award

The Pearson Teaching Awards, celebrating excellence in education, were presented at the Royal Opera House in London on 18 October. Mrs Nina Ridge, former BBC weather presenter, educated at Weald of Kent and who now teaches Mathematics here at Weald, was invited to present an award in recognition of her return to teaching after 15 years in broadcasting.

The award ceremony will be broadcast as “Britain’s Classroom Heroes” on BBC2 on Sunday 25 October at 6pm.