Mr Simon Parry


I have a wide experience of teaching science in secondary schools in London. I became a Senior Lecturer in Primary Science at Kingston University in early 2017. I am currently Route Leader for the PGCE course in secondary science. I am also a seminar leader and lecturer on the Perspectives on Policy, Practice and Professionalism course, as well module leader and lecturer for the Year 2 science specialists on the BA Primary Teaching course.

Academic responsibilities

Senior Lecturer in Science Education


  • BSc Biological Sciences Kings College, London
  • PGCE, Core Science, Leicester University

Teaching and learning


I am currently conducting research into the delivery of science education in primary schools, which will form my dissertation for my Masters in Research at Kingston University.


Number of items: 3.


Parry, Simon, Allen, Michael and Briten, Elizabeth (2019) Where has all the science gone? Primary Science, 157, pp. 14-15. ISSN (online) 0269-2465

Book Section

Allen, Michael and Parry, Simon (2021) Supporting beginning teachers to develop pedagogical content knowledge. In: Salehjee, Salma, (ed.) Mentoring science teachers in the secondary school : a practical guide. Abingdon, U.K. : Routledge. pp. 155-170. (Mentoring Trainee and Newly Qualified Teachers) ISBN 9780367023119

Conference or Workshop Item

Allen, Michael, Briten, Lizzie, Charles-Cole, Syreeta and Parry, Simon (2021) Primary teachers' views of the nature of science in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. In: Kingston University Festival of Research; 22 Mar - 01 Apr 2021, Kingston upon Thames, U.K. (Held online). (Unpublished)

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