Senior Lecturer in Computing Education; / Education Specialist, Computing at School / University of Hertfordshire
Neil is a Senior Lecturer in Computing Education at the University of Hertfordshire and a member of the Centre for STEM Education. In addition to this, he is a Computing tutor on the Primary PGCE courses at University College London (UCL) and Brunel University, London, and an external examiner for EdgeHill University. Neil also undertakes work independently, including running computing workshops for children, as an education specialist for the BCS, and as a resource developer for Cambridge University Press and the National Centre for Computing Education (NCCE). He is a STEM Learning Senior Facilitator, a Raspberry Pi, Microsoft and Google Certified Educator, a CEOP Ambassador and a tutor for a number of online CPD courses. Neil regularly contributes to a range of publications, including 'Hello World' and 'TES', and academic text books, such as 'Unlocking Speaking and Listening: Developing Spoken Language in the Primary Classroom'.