Dr Els De Geest

Dr Els De Geest

Director Research and Analysis, Pearson

Els is Director of Pedagogical Models Research at Pearson. Her professional experience reflects her passion for making teaching and learning an enjoyable and fruitful experience: teaching in schools and universities, researching pedagogy at the University of Oxford, The Open University and the NCETM, providing consultancy and authoring pedagogical learning materials from early years to post graduate level for use in the UK and in developing countries. Her list of publications includes both research and research-based practical papers. She is a fervent advocate for putting research into classroom practice and vice versa while valuing, cherishing and building on existing expertise and professionalism of teachers.