Tami McCrone

Tami McCrone
  • Senior Research Manager
  • Company: NFER

Tami McCrone is a Senior Research Manager at the National Foundation for Educational Research. The focus of her research is on transitions from education to employment. She has a particular interest in careers education and guidance, employer engagement in education and technical education.
Tami is currently leading research on project-based learning (PBL) within UTCs, whole-school real-world models of education and STEM-related work experience at key stage 4. Tami has a special interest in converting evidence into practitioner resources and has recently developed the following resources: an accessible PowerPoint guide based on London Ambitions Research: Shaping a Successful Careers Offer for all Young Londoners and an interactive online step-by-step guide‘Give yourself the Edge’ for schools to develop and sustain partnerships with employers.
Tami is an executive member of the Forum for Access and Continuing Education (FACE), a UK network for widening participation and a member of the planning group for the Learning and Skills Research Network (LSRN).