Ian Kelleher

Teacher & Head of Research
The Center for Transformative Teaching and Learning

Dr. Ian Kelleher is the co-author of Neuroteach: Brain Science and the Future of Education. He grew up in Cambridge, England and went to the University of Manchester as an undergraduate where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in geochemistry. He returned to Cambridge as a Ph.D. student at the University of Cambridge, Churchill College, working in the Department of Earth Science on the formation and stability of dolomite. After his Ph.D., Ian moved to the U.S. where he spent six years teaching, coaching and dorm-parenting at Brooks School in North Andover, MA. At St. Andrew’s, Ian teaches Chemistry and Robotics, as well as coaches soccer. Ian's work for the CTTL focuses on the development of projects that measure the effectiveness of research-informed strategies used by St. Andrew's teachers and students. Ian is also responsible for the CTTL’s Teacher and Student Research Fellowship Program.



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