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Phil Smith-Stevenson

  • Lecturer of Primary Science for BA Ed Primary (QTS)
  • Lecturer of Primary Science for PGCE Primary (QTS)
  • Lecturer of Primary Science for Primary Schools Direct (QTS)
  • BA Ed Primary Year 2 convenor
  • Academic and school tutor

Areas of interest

Expertise and Research Interest

  • Dialogic teaching in primary science
  • Effect on science education during transition between primary and secondary
  • Early years science education


10 years of teaching in the primary education sector, Deputy headteacher, Science and computing leader. Apple distinguished educator.

Academic qualifications

BA (Hons) Primary Education with Science (QTS)

Professional bodies/affiliations

  • Association of Science Education
  • Association of Mathematics Education

Personal Achievements

  • Climbing wall instructor
  • Level 2 badminton coach
  • Chess coach


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