Aug 12, 2021 • 24M

Class Futures: Interactive Investor's personal finance teacher of the year, Darren Collins, on financial education, his route into teaching, what inspires him, and how he won the 2021 award

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Jonathan Lloyd
The Class Futures podcast series explores the future of digital learning. Featuring interview Q&As with people from education, business and technology.
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In the latest episode on Class Futures, I spoke to Darren Collins who teaches financial studies at The Sittingbourne School in Kent. He caught my interest on Twitter when I saw that he had scooped Interative Investor’s Personal Finance Teacher of the year award. Financial education is an important topic and one I wanted to explore. He reveals his route in to teaching, what inspires and motivates him, and how he won the award.


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Darren Collins on LinkedIn and Twitter.

The Sittingbourne School and Financial Studies.

Andrew Craig, Plain English Finance and author of How to Own The World.

Interactive Investor.

Interactive Investor Personal Finance Teacher of the Year Awards 2021: nominations open. Deadline Tuesday 31st August.