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Michelle Gardner


As Lead Tutor, Michelle is responsible for the pastoral needs of trainees. Michelle will provide support and coaching throughout  your training year. She will visit you in your home schools, as well as being available on training days for informal chats.   


Michelle has been teaching for 15 years and has taught in various schools across Milton Keynes. She has been an Early Years lead and Assistant Head for several years. She is passionate about helping trainees to become the best teachers they can possibly be and therefore give children the very best life chances. She is interested in making sure well-being is kept high in both adults and children. 

Michelle’s philosophy

" Education is not the filling of pail but the lighting of a fire."

William Butler Yeats


Michelle can be contacted on or 01908 533284 but as she works part-time, email is the best form of initial contact.




The Milton Keynes Initial Teacher Training Partnership is part of Inspiring Futures through Learning, a company Limited by Guarantee and registered to Two Mile Ash School, The High Street, Two Mile Ash, Milton Keynes MK8 8LH. The company number is 07698904 and is registered in England.