Robert Whelan - Centre for Educational Research and Innovation staff - University of Derby

Robert Whelan

Robert is the author of over 13 books on education, childhood, and social policy. He is well-known in education as the editor of the influential collection of essays The Corruption of the Curriculum.

Since 2003 he has been a director of the New Model School group of independent schools. He is general editor of the UK edition of the Core Knowledge Curriculum, published by Civitas and, as well as writing and publishing, he has been teaching English and history at a Saturday school in the East End of London for the last seven years.