Tracy Robinson

Name: Tracy Robinson
Department: Children, Education and Communities
Current position: Primary Undergraduate Part Time Programme Level 4 Leader
Senior Lecturer in Primary English Education
Email: robinsot@edgehill.ac.uk
Location: Ormskirk Main Campus, Faculty of Education

Biography

2016 – present   Primary Undergraduate Part Time Programme Level 4 Leader
2013 – present    Senior Lecturer in Primary Education (English)
2012 – 2013        Senior Lecturer for Undergraduate Professional Development
1996 – 2012        Primary School Teacher

Qualifications

BA Hons (QTS) in Music (University College, Scarborough)
MA in Education (University of Chester)
PG Certificate Teaching in Higher Education (Edge Hill University)
Currently studying for a professional doctorate in Education at the Institute of Education, UCL.

Achievements

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Research

Research Interests

  • engaging children and adults as readers (including Teachers as Readers)
  • supporting children’s writing development
  • phonics (and in particular phonics training for adults)
  • teaching for learning
  • creativity in the curriculum
  • fostering higher order thinking skills

Knowledge Transfer and Enterprise

Providing a series of CPD in phonics to local primary school colleagues