Sarah has 20 years experience in education and the third sector. Previously she was CEO of the OPEN Youth Trust and most recently worked for Inspiration Trust as their curriculum designer.
Shane has extensive experience as a web and application developer and is the Founding Director of CD2, a web and software company specialising in bespoke platform builds.
Rosalie is committed to ensuring that our customers receive the very best customer service and has an extensive range of senior level experience running companies.
We are proud Dr. E.D. Hirsch named our company ‘Developing Experts’. When reviewing our learning system and curriculum he said, ‘It illustrates how much we have combined tech with substance and with psychological theory designed to secure interest and uptake in their "lesson plan format”. They are unique in unifying so many practical and theoretical factors.’
Mike has over 20 years experience in TV production having previously presented for Disney and worked with Jim Henson. He specialises in reptiles, lizards and frogs having been Sir David Attenborough’s scientific advisor.
Jo has worked as a teacher for over 30 years in both the primary and secondary phases as a linguist teacher. She specialises in French and German
Postdoctoral Scientist at the John Innes Centre Cell and Developmental Biology Jodi appears in several of our lessons and share her passion for science. She is currently focusing on how pea and bean plants form new organs in their roots to house beneficial bacteria.
Rebecca is a molecular scientist. Rebecca appears in a number of our lessons sharing her knowledge about the structure of cells and what ignited her passion for science. She is the Science Editor for Spandidos Publications
Chris studied Climatology at Louisiana State University and worked for the Louisiana Office of State Climatology. He has a Master’s degree in Operational and Broadcast Meteorology. Chris appears in our weather related lessons.
Shaun specialises in deep sky astro photography and wide field night view photography. Last year he was shortlisted as the UK astro photographer of the year 2016. To see his work go to: www.shaunreynoldsastro.com Shaun shares his knowledge in our Earth and Space units.
Rhian is an Associate Professor at the University of Maine and heads up the world famous Darling Center. Rhian features in many of our lessons and shares her research which explores the reproduction and development of cold-water and deep-sea invertebrates.
Julia is a Ph.D candidate in Marine Biology studying with Dr. Rhian Waller. Juila uses a range of powerful microscopes to explore ocean life at the bottom of the sea.
Jon is an Associate Professor at the University of Massachusetts. Jon is a sedimentologist who focuses on coastal, estuarine and fluvial processes and appears in our lessons connected to rocks and the Earth.
Paula completed a Masters in Chemistry specialising in forensic and investigation chemistry. She then completed her PhD in cancer bio-nanotechnology at the University of East Anglia. Paula works as a researcher for Iceni Diagnostics.
Chris features regularly throughout our resources as one of our many experts. Chris qualified as a veterinary surgeon at Bristol University and is now runs one of the largest veterinary practices in Norfolk.
Jordan completed a double Masters Degree at the University of York and is an organic chemist. Jordan appears in our lessons which related to states of matter. Jordan works as a researcher for Iceni Diagnostics.
Simon is the founder of Oxley Hughes Limited. He has over 20 years’ experience of using microplates and has carried out research and development activities at various academic institutions and companies throughout the UK.
Joe lectures at the Franklin and Marshall College and appears in several of our muscle related lessons. Joe specialises in Biology and the natural sciences.
Research Fellow in Energy Harvesting and Management in Textiles, and a member of the Advanced Textiles Research Group at Nottingham Trent University. The current focus of Doctor Hughes-Riley’s work is the development of electronic textiles technology with an emphasis on the management of energy in textiles including energy harvesting techniques and energy storage.
Emily has a law degree from Cambridge, a Masters in Sustainable Agriculture from Harper Adams, and 10 years of experience running a successful and fully diversified family farm business. Emily appears in several of our lessons linked to life cycles, states of matter where she explore their dairy processes. To find out more about Nortons Dairy please go to: http://www.nortonsdairy.co.uk
Simon is co founder of Natural Surroundings and author of 'The Great British Wildlife Hunt'.
Anne is co founder of Natural Surroundings and author of 'The Great British Wildlife Hunt'. Anne previously worked for Survival Television.
Carol is a nurse practitioner who works at Hellesdon Medical Practice in Norwich.
Ceramics Expert Mindy retired from teaching art last year and now works as a potter at Sheepscot River Pottery in Edgecomb.
Ian is the senior partner at Hellesdon Medical Practice and holds a Batchelor of Medicine and Surgery. He is a Member of the Royal College of General Practitioners. Diploma from the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.
Charlie studied ornithology is a branch of zoology that concerns the study of birds. He works as part of a startup based at the Darling Centre in Maine researching how oyster yields can be increased.
Rhys is a research engineer at Airbus Group Innovations where he has worked since 2009. He is part of the Lightning & Electrostatics team. The team research new ways of protecting the next generation of aircraft against lightning strike damage as well as investigating the fundamental electrostatic environment during fuel tank filling scenarios.
Augustus is an undergraduate who is studying microbiology. During the summer of 2017 Augustus completed a study placement at the Darling Centre in Maine to explore how coral life grows.
Derek is the managing director of Harvest Spirits which is part of an apple orchard in the state of New York. Derek produces a range of award winning spirits and vinegars and explains the chemistry involved in creating his products.
Ian is the Head of the Entomology Facility at the Norwich Research Park. Ian’s areas of expertise are Invertebrates, Entomology, Plant-Insect Interactions, Crop Protection, Bioassay designs, Insect virus vectors, Crop Protection Efficacy trials, Integrated Pest Management, Biological Control, Insecticides and Networking.
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