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Sheffield Hallam University

Project details

I have worked on educational projects with the Centre for Research and Development in Education.

Engage

European project to promote Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI)

  • One of two people on the writing team, designing engaging resources integrating RRI principles, the science curricula of EU countries and research-informed pedagogy. The resources were translated and distributed by 10 partner countries across¬†Europe
  • Attended online and face-to-face meetings to pitch and present ideas to the other partners
  • Responsible for running UK website – writing news articles, uploading resources, moderating and replying to comments
  • Helped design and run online CPD sessions
  • Visiting researcher at the Open University studying strategies for teachers to improve their ability to deliver lessons based around socio-scientific issues
  • Co-author of several journal articles

TEMI

European project looking at teacher training on inquiry

  • Writing lesson plans and resources that follow the 5E lesson structure and utilise the pedagogical framework of gradual release of responsibility
  • Designing suitable activities for teacher CPD workshops

It Takes 2

  • Educational consultant and writer on a joint project with the NHS Sickle cell and thalassaemia screening programme