Dr Rebecca Geeson
Dr Becky Geeson lectures in the School of Teacher Development and leads our two successful primary undergraduate degrees – BA (Hons) Primary Education with QTS and BA (Hons) Primary Teaching Studies with QTS. She is also Admissions Tutor for ITT in the School of Teacher Development. She joined Bishop Grosseteste University in 2011 following twelve years teaching in Lincolnshire primary schools in a variety roles including senior leadership and during this time gaining Advanced Skills Teacher (AST) status, and worked on a part time basis at another HEI.
Teaching Becky generally teaches on the undergraduate programmes, but also contributes to the PGCE programmes. Her teaching interests include the teaching of art and maths in primary schools. She has a particular interest in the creative curriculum, planning and contemporary issues in education, as well as teacher identity development. Becky’s interests focus predominantly on the role of the teacher in KS1 and KS2, enabling her to utilise her former role in education to support students’ learning through a variety of routes into teaching.
Research Becky completed her doctorate in education. Her research is focused on teaching assistants becoming teachers.