Department of Education

David Sanders-Ellis

Research Assistant

David is currently completing an MSc in Psychology at Coventry University. Before this he was a Researcher at Durham University, where he also trained as a primary teacher, and completed his MA Education. David graduated from Liverpool John Moores University with a BSc (hons) Forensic Anthropology.

In addition David has contributed to the following EEF Projects:

  • Improving Working Memory
  • Youth Social Action: Primary Trial
  • Youth Social Action: Secondary Trial

Research Interests
Improving outcomes for disadvantaged children, STEM education, the role of “non-cognitive” skills in educational development, and how children persevere in solving maths problems.