Tristan is an Associate Director of Computer Science and Head of the Computer Science Department at Outwood Grange Academy. Tristan splits his time between Outwood Grange Academy and working with departments at other schools in the trust. Tristan has a BSc in Audio Engineering from the University of Huddersfield and has completed his NPQML, currently working towards his NPQSL. Tristan led a rapid improvement in student outcomes at Outwood Academy Ripon early in his career, prior to moving to Outwood Grange Academy as Head of Department to continue the successes of a high performing academy. More recently, Tristan gained ‘Certified Innovator’ status from Google, involving a project to transform learning for students’ and has continued to contribute to the professional teaching community with edtech solutions via his Twitter (@tristankp).