Vice Chair of Trustees, The Langley Park Learning Trust; Founder of Rising Stars
Andrea Carr has worked in education for 18 years and is the founder of education publisher Rising Stars. Rising Stars was one of the first organisations to develop classroom technology for schools, launching interactive software in 2004. The company went on to be one of the most successful creators of print and digital resources for primary schools and was acquired by Hodder Education in 2015.
In 2017, Andrea was awarded the BETT Outstanding Achievement Award for her work in education publishing and technology.
Andrea is now director of two young educational tech businesses and is trustee of a new multi-academy trust in South London.