Dr Mark Levesley

Science Education Writer

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About Mark


Mark has a BSc in biochemistry and a PhD in molecular genetics, and trained as a research scientist before moving into teaching. For the last 20 years he has written and developed science education materials, with a particular interest in the 11 - 16 age group. He has worked for most of the major UK publishers (Pearson – including Edexcel, Heinemann & Longman), Nelson Thornes (now part of Oxford University Press), Hodder Education and HarperCollins. He has been the series editor of a number of publications, including Edexcel 9-1 GCSE Sciences and four editions of Exploring Science, and has led a panel looking at curriculum design for Pearson. He is based in west London.

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You can download Mark's most recent presentations using the links below.

Exploring Science - the S in STEM delivered in Dubai and Saudi Arabia November 2018 as part of the Pearson Discover STEM Schools Roadshow. Click here for the handout.

Effective Formative Assessment, delivered 9th November 2017, World Education Summit, Beirut.