Kristy Turner is a school teacher fellow at University of Manchester/Bolton School, UK
Kristy uniquely splits her time between teaching chemistry at the University of Manchester and Bolton School. She was the Royal Society of Chemistry school teacher fellow 2011–12 at the University of Manchester and has a range of experience teaching in state and independent schools in the north-west of England.
Kristy is the author of the popular RSC resource Starters for Ten. She is an active member of the chemistry education community and has research interests in assessment, development of conceptual models within curriculums and transition between school and university level chemistry study.
Develop your learners’ literacy skills with this scaffolded writing support on nanomaterials
Spark students’ enthusiasm for this key chemistry topic with these teacher-tested strategies
Use these teacher-tested ideas to ensure your students don’t get mixed up about chemical substances
Kristy Turner spotlights unconscious bias in education research and encourages everyone to look beyond the obvious sources
Take a look at the humorous side of everyday chemistry classroom shenanigans
Develop your learners reading comprehension and writing skills while revisiting topics from organic and atmospheric chemistry
How to help your students make the transition to higher education more smoothly