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Andrew Davis

  • MA, BA (Hons.)
  • Assistant Headteacher
  • Yavneh College

    Research interests

    Holocaust EducationEducationHolocaust

    About

    Teaching the Holocaust in Jewish Schools in England: An investigation into practice and perspectives Aims of this Research • To provide an empirical portrait of Jewish secondary schools in England and how the Holocaust is taught within them. • To examine the aims and approaches to teaching about the Holocaust in a range of Jewish secondary schools in England. • To identify challenges and opportunities encountered or perceived by leaders and teachers when teaching about the Holocaust in Jewish schools. • To draw preliminary comparisons between Jewish and wider contexts in terms of teaching the Holocaust in secondary schools in England. • To present implications and/or recommendations for future provision of Holocaust education in Jewish schools in England.

    Professional experience

    Assistant Headteacher

    Yavneh College

    September 2007 - Present

    Teacher

    King Solomon High School

    September 2005 - August 2007(2 years)

    Education

    PhD Holocaust Education

    Institute of Education

    September 2013 - Present

    MA Jewish Education: From Theory to Practice

    Birkbeck, University of London

    May 2009 - April 2012(3 years)

    BA Jewish Studies & Jewish Education

    School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London

    September 2001 - June 2004(3 years)