Christopher Russell



Name: Christopher Russell
Department: Children, Education and Communities
Current position: Senior Lecturer in Education/ Primary History Subject Leader
Location: Ormskirk Main Campus, Faculty of Education
 Social Media:  Twitter @PPD1000  Blog


  • Senior Lecturer in Education 2007- present
  • Primary Teacher 1996- 2007


  • BA (Hons) QTS.
  • MA in Education


Christopher’s research areas are outdoor learning, memory and recall, identity, belonging and a sense of self.

Christopher is also a member of the Research Apprenticeship Group.

Published work:

  • 2013 Teach Primary
  • 2015 Teaching the Foundation Subjects. McGraw Hill.
  • 2016 Essential Primary History. Open University Press.
  • 2016 Learning Outside the Classroom: Should We? Primary History. Historical Association.
  • Mastering Primary History to be published 2017

Knowledge transfer and enterprise:

  • ACRE 2016.
  • Mastering Primary History – Greenwich University and Roehampton University.
  • Research in Outdoor learning and memory and recall.