Jeanie Davies is the author of The Trust Revolution in Schools published with Routledge in 2020. She has worked in education for nearly two decades in the guise of teacher, senior school leader, coach and initial teacher trainer. Jeanie has run her own consultancy for the last six years specialising in coaching, culture change, leadership development and school improvement, and promotes a trust-based approach to school leadership through coaching and bespoke school support. Jeanie underpins her in-school work with extensive research, culminating in her book, and has a Masters in Coaching from the University of Warwick.
The Trust Revolution in Schools is based on Jeanie’s work and provides a comprehensive blueprint for schools to follow, drawing together four key psychological concepts, the book explores what a trust-based culture looks like in a school and the conditions needed for this to develop. It looks at the paradoxes that lie in how staff create harmonious and collaborative cultures and the practical steps needed to bring this to fruition.