Staff Member: Folu Fabowale-Makinde, Mathematics Teacher

Folu is a passionate Mathematics teacher who enjoys finding interesting and innovative ways to explain concepts to her students. Her aim is for her students to appreciate the beauty and wonder of Mathematics as much as she does, if not more!

Originally from Nigeria, Folu grew up in London and studied at the London School of Economics gaining a degree in Economics. After her degree she worked briefly in investment banking before changing course and training with TeachFirst at an Outstanding school in Croydon. Prior to joining Halcyon Folu taught the IB Diploma at an international school in Mexico City.

Outside of teaching, Folu loves to travel and experience new cultures. She speaks English and Yoruba fluently and is hoping to be fluent in Spanish very soon.