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John Pinkney

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John has extensive teaching experience as Head of an ICT Faculty and as an Assistant Head teacher in a large secondary school. For the last nine years, he has worked for the Warwickshire Local Authority as part of the ICT Development Service; an organisation focused on raising standards through the use of technology.

John is an outstanding teacher and has a wealth of experience using LEGO® Education resources in both primary and secondary schools. Working with both teachers and pupils nationally and internationally, he has developed innovative and exciting approaches to teaching and learning which have had a significant impact on both teachers’ skills and confidence and pupils’ engagement and progress.


Get the most out of your LEGO Education products with exciting hands-on training. The training is focused on getting instant impact in your classroom straight after the training and supporting you in integrating it into your school curriculum. All our trainers are LEGO Education Academy Certifed Trainers and qualified and experienced teachers.
Use the form below to find out more…

We have put together a little section called ‘Bricks and Teachers’. See the impact that LEGO resources paired with great training can have in your school…

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Bring robotics to life with a Raising Robots Learning Day in your school. LEGO Education products are a great way of engaging and inspiring your pupils to build and program their own robotic devices! The days are suitable for pupils in Year 1 through to Year 11 and can be designed to accommodate multiple classes or to provide more intensive whole day sessions.
We provide all of the resources (LEGO and iPads!)
Use the form below to find out more…

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UPCOMING EVENTS (We are getting excited!)

SPIKE Essential Workshops
Rethink STEAM learning and spark joy in your classroom after attending one of our free, hands-on workshops for KS1&2 teachers and school leaders. We are excited to be able to offer you a place at a fun and creative workshop where you will get hands-on with SPIKE Essential.

You will also get to see how the LEGO Learning System will bring STEAM to life in your school setting. KS1&2 teachers will develop an understanding of how SPIKE Essential can be used across the curriculum (including literacy) as you build, code and have lots of fun!

Click to register and join us on one of the following dates:

Wednesday 1st December 4.15pm: Kent

Monday 6th December 4.15pm: East London

Wednesday 8th December 3pm: Gosport, Hampshire

Wednesday 8th December 4.15pm: Lewisham, London

Thursday 9th December 3pm: Isle of Wight

Thursday 16th December 4.15pm: South East London

LEGO Learning System Conference for Plymouth Primary Schools
Join us on Friday 3rd December for a FREE, hands-on morning of fun learning with the LEGO® Learning System- with a focus on SPIKE™ Essential and BricQ Motion Essential.

The LEGO Learning System is a series of solutions that work seamlessly together to deliver engaging, hands-on STEAM learning experiences for pupils of all ages. It combines curriculum linked units, stackable LEGO bricks, a simple coding progression, intelligent hardware, and professional development – creating limitless possibilities for playful STEAM learning.

Delivered by experienced teachers and LEGO Education Certified Trainers, in the sessions you will:
– Engage in playful learning using the LEGO Learning system
– Explore ways LEGO Education products can enhance and develop learning in your school
– Experience the learning power of LEGO robotics – create and code a team robot. Find out how fun and simple it is to bring coding to life in your classroom 
– Enjoy getting hands-on and creative whilst networking with like-minded, creative practitioners
– Have a free lunch (from 12.00pm) and LEGO freebies will be available

Visit to register (places are limited) or contact if you’ve any questions.

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