Harley Richardson
director of design and development, Discovery Education; organising committee, AoI Education Forum

Harley Richardson is a committee member of the Academy of Ideas Education Forum and organises the forum’s monthly column in Teach Secondary magazine. He has worked in education publishing for 20 years. He has played a pivotal role in the development of the Bafta award-winning Discovery Education Espresso service for primary schools and is currently working on a number of projects for schools in the Middle East.

He is a keen student of the history of education and a believer in the liberating power of knowledge, and at Discovery Education runs a monthly programme of staff discussions on education policy, theory and practice.

Follow Harley on Twitter @harleyrich


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