Change-makers & Do-ers
Global Teacher is a Charity of inspiring change makers who are passionate about challenging the status-quo, being of service and creating a world where everyone has access to digital education.
teaching one million marginalised students by 2025."
To me personally, education has played a huge part in my life; not only for the value of learning but also for the friends made, experiences had and the personal development it has encouraged within. It is this affinity for education that inspired me to tackle a global issue through design and innovation. We are committed to teaching one million marginalised students by 2025 through our solar-powered projectors.
Behind Every Great Movement,
Is An Even Greater Team
Founder & Design
Chris recently graduated in 2017, having gained a first-class degree in Design Engineering. It was here where he solidified his dream in becoming a social entrepreneur, designing solutions to some of the world’s biggest challenges.
With over 35 years of experience in the Education sector, Janis was a teacher in the UK, Africa, Canada and the Middle East. She then became project leader for the introduction of LMS to Senior Management Teams in schools. Janis blended her knowledge of Education, Finance and IT to form Pebble in 1992.
Anything creative is Marcus’ bag. He’s an artist at heart and creates beautiful digital graphical/video content to be used as marketing material. He’s also the go-to guy for creative direction and brand advice.
Jack is so aligned that he believes design is a form of conscious evolution. The focus of his work has been designing for behaviour change and creating products for the circular economy. Jack, Chris and Phil are keen to use modern engineering techniques to wow the world.
Michael graduated in 2018, with a degree in Marketing Management and went on to refine his salesmanship and business development acumen at durhamlane. He is now looking to make a difference within his professional career and scale the #donateadoc movement to improve global education.
Phil is an Engineer with a practical history of working with a diverse range of technology. Whilst being a strong research professional, with a BEng from Northumbria University, Phil focuses on product development; specifically Solar technology and solar charging applications.
Our very own Brazilian educator. Singer, Civil Engineer and TEFL. Davi uploads digital content to help those in need regularly and has been an active volunteer since the beginning. A like-soul with a good-heart and will be part of some big moves in the future.
Tom is the man. He’s the spokesperson for the movement on social media to spread the message as well as using his business development, EdTech experience and outreach skills to contact publishers for content partnerships.
Sumi is the leader of Global Teacher’s Board of Trustees and directs the strategic evolution of the charity. Sumi is a fantastic professional, plant -lover and all round caring individual who’s personal journey of reading donated books from a young age aligns perfectly with Global Teacher’s mission.
Jess is the Operations and Communications Manager for the International Development Organisation COCO and is a passionate leader of the Donate A Doc team, striving to increase quality education in poor and marginalised communities.
Steve is a Strategic thinker with the ability to understands problems quickly. He has a proven ability to think outside the box and it a huge asset to the team when using his excellent communication skills, talking strategy or problem solving.
Kinga is an entrepreneur and former teacher having recently completed her Masters in Education. With a particular focus on curriculum design, Kinga is keen to ensure that learning materials are effective and fit for purpose, producing the desired educational impact.