David Johnson recently retired after 5 years as Headmaster of King's College, Madrid. Previously he was Head of a large secondary school in Northamptonshire for 12 years and Deputy Head in two schools in Oxfordshire. In a teaching career which began in 1973 David taught French and English and served as Chief Examiner for the London based Edexcel examination board. He is now undertaking freelance work with student teachers in UK curriculum schools in Europe and inspections on behalf of the Council of British International Schools (COBIS) and the Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI). He is married with two grown up children who live and work in London.