Lizzie works at School 21, an award-winning school in Stratford that pioneers a project-based learning approach to secondary education.
During the programme, Lizzie was placed at Langdon Academy and with social enterprise Franklin Scholars. She also led a consultation of the enterprise programmes of Genesis Housing and explored an idea to use the peer tutoring to support immigrant students to learn English. She was mentored by John Paul Flintoff.
Before Year Here, Lizzie founded the York Union, a speaker and debating forum, encouraging students to engage with society’s most pertinent issues.