Zhenzhen Miao is Lecturer at the College of Elementary Education, Jiangxi Normal University, China. She completed her PhD under the supervision of Professor David Reynolds at the University of Southampton and had worked as a research assistant at the University of Aberdeen in the fourth year of her PhD. Zhenzhen¿s research interests are inspired by her experiences of being a mother and a former award-winning mathematics and English teacher in China. She has a strong interest in the STEM subjects, especially mathematics.
David Reynolds (CBE) is Professor of Education at Swansea University. He has published 20 books and more than 200 articles and book chapters. He is one of the founders of the field of School Effectiveness and School Improvement¿(SESI), the SESI Journal and the International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement (ICSEI). David has advised, lectured and/or consulted in over 50 countries over the years.