Elizabeth Tait, founder of Education 2 You is an experienced primary school teacher. Her teaching career spans over 25 years across Foundation, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 (children aged between 4 and 12 years of age).
She has a degree and post-graduate Certificate in Education from Manchester Metropolitan University and enhanced DBS status. Her qualified teaching status is registered at the Department of Education with the reference number: 92/55685.
Her early career began in Cheshire and later in Scotland, teaching in Edinburgh, Fife and West Lothian. In Scotland, she had the opportunity to teach 11 – 12-year olds (Y7), as children do not attend secondary school until they are 12. Whilst in Scotland, Elizabeth met her husband and once married, relocated to Surrey for employment in 2000.
In 2001, her first child was born and a second followed in 2003. As a mother of two young children, Elizabeth worked as a supply teacher undertaking short and long-term contracts to fit around her family. In 2005, Elizabeth completed a ‘Return to Teaching’ course at Roehampton University to update her skill-set.