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Ms Alison Patterson

Initial Teacher Education
0151 291 3893

I am a specialist in Art and Design and have had a wide range of teaching experience over a period of forty years. I began my career with fourteen years in Secondary Education, where I became Head of Year at a large comprehensive school. Following this I taught at a number of Primary schools in the Merseyside area. As a Senior Professional Tutor at Liverpool Hope University, I teach on the Undergraduate Primary Teaching degree and Primary PGCE courses. I am the lead for Primary Art and Design, Lead School Senior Academic Advisor and the Senior Assessment Advisor for Teacher Education. 

Research Interests: Learning in galleries and museums. The value of art projects in raising of standards of motivation and achievement.