Harley Richardson
director of design and development, Discovery Education

Harley Richardson is a member of the Academy of Ideas Education Forum and a content management specialist who has worked in education publishing for almost 20 years. He played a pivotal role in the development of the Bafta award-winning Discovery Education Espresso service for Primary schools, and is currently working on a project to modernize educational resources in Egyptian schools.

He is a keen contributor to debates about education and a believer in the liberating power of knowledge, and at Discovery Education runs a monthly programme of staff discussions on education policy, theory and practice.

Follow Harley on Twitter: @harleyrich


Sunday 23 October, 10.00 Frobisher Auditorium 2
Teaching to the text: textbooks or technology?