May 23, 2022
In this episode Dr Chris Bagley discusses masking in schools, student voice and whether the education system is fit for purpose. Chris is Director of Research at States of Mind and a lecturer, tutor and doctorate research supervisor at The Institute of Education, UCL. He is a teacher, Educational Psychologist and writer. As a practitioner, Chris has spent many years working with the most marginalised young people and families and in particular, those subject to school exclusion and the youth justice system. At States of Mind, Chris co-delivers 'Participatory Action Research' projects, led by young people and supported by doctorate researchers at the Institute of Education with a focus on evaluating education systems and actioning change. He is also a Co-Director at Square Peg, a social enterprise dedicated to promoting change for children who struggle to attend school and their families. You can find out more about the Education Futures in Action Conference Chris mentioned and book tickets here.