Amy Haywood | Education Deputy Program Director
Grattan Institute

Amy Haywood, Education Deputy Program Director, Grattan Institute

Amy Haywood is the Deputy Program Director of Grattan’s Education Program. Amy has a background as an educator and brings this practical experience to her work as an education policy researcher.  Amy taught English in secondary schools for five years. During this time, she presented at statewide teaching conferences and wrote several study guides for Macmillan Education. Before joining Grattan, Amy worked as a manager in Deloitte Access Economics’ Education Policy team, where she led schooling projects focused on system design, workforce reform, and teaching practice. Amy has a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Teaching from the University of Melbourne. As part of her postgraduate degree, she studied international education policy while on exchange at the University of Oulo in Finland. She is a registered teacher.


Day 2 @ 09:00

The Reading Guarantee: How to give every child the best chance of success

Amy will talk through Grattan Institute’s report findings, including:

  • Australia’s reading performance problem
  • Teaching according to the evidence – what it means to take a structured literacy approach
  • Lessons learnt from Grattan’s school case studies
  • Grattan’s six-step ‘Reading Guarantee’ strategy for governments and sector leaders
last published: 21/Apr/24 11:05 GMT

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