Richard Watkins

Honorary Research Officer

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Dr Richard Watkins is a school improvement adviser for the Regional School Effectiveness and Improvement Service for North Wales (GwE) and is an Honorary Research Officer in the School of Psychology, Bangor University. Richard’s work and research interests include science education and the application of evidence-based teaching strategies in schools.

Richard has experience as a visiting lecturer in education at Liverpool John Moores University and has also worked on the development of summative science tests at the University of Liverpool. He has published articles on science education and science curriculum materials.

In collaboration with staff from the School of Psychology and School of Education, Richard coordinates collaborative research projects focused on the application and impact of evidence-based mathematics and reading programmes in schools across North Wales.