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George Vlachonikolis

George Vlachonikolis

George Vlachonikolis is the Head of Economics at a school in Oxford, and the Chair of Examiners for a leading exam board in A Level economics. He is the author of several textbooks including students guides, revision notes and teachers resources, as well as a frequent contributor to publications such as Business Review and Economics Today.

At 23, George joined the British Army and served in two operational tours of Afghanistan. After a six-and-a-half-year military career, George shifted gears into a new challenge: becoming a schoolteacher. Now, as an experienced veteran of both combat and classroom, he is keen to explore the overlaps between the two fields. George currently teaches economics at A Level and for the International Baccalaureate.

George Vlachonikolis's Webinars

Leadership Skills for the Classroom: A Military-inspired Perspective to Inform Classroom Practice

Webinar Duration: 57 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, teachers and practitioners with advice and practical guidance on adopting the essential characteristics of the teacher-leader in the classroom to inspire and engage pupils, based on the principles and practice of military leadership.

Post-16 PSHE: Teaching Financial Literacy to Drive Better Money Management

  • Available On Demand

Webinar Duration: 45 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, teachers and practitioners with advice and practical guidance on incorporating financial literacy into the post-16 PSHE curriculum, equipping students with the skills they need to navigate 21st century life.