Miss Michelle Ritchie

Research Assistant

Education Stirling

Miss Michelle Ritchie

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Michelle started her career as a Cardiothoracic Staff Nurse before pursuing her longstanding interest in politics by retraining as a teacher of Modern Studies at the University of Stirling. During her studies Michelle engaged with educational research and was latterly awarded a departmental studentship to complete her MRes. Educational Research thesis on the implementation of Curriculum for Excellence in Scottish secondary schools. Michelle is a GTCS registered teacher of Modern Studies who is employed as a Research Assistant on the Nuffield Foundation funded project: 'Choice, attainment and positive destinations: exploring the impact of curriculum policy change on young people'.


Curriculum theory, provision and practice.

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Consultancy Report

Priestley M, Shapira M, Priestley A, Ritchie M & Barnett C (2020) Rapid Review of National Qualifications Experience 2020. Scottish Government. Edinburgh. https://www.gov.scot/publications/rapid-review-national-qualifications-experience-2020/