Meet the team or, as we like to call ourselves, the Twig Science Collaborative Think Tank.
Our author and review team includes:
The greatest contributors to Twig Science Next Gen have been the thousands of teachers, students, and administrators who have generously taken the time to advise, review, revise, and trial.
A professor of chemistry at Imperial College London, Alan leads the scientific and review team. He is a committed educator, spearheading the implementation of the college’s new learning and teaching strategy, an ambitious and exciting project designed to establish Imperial as a global leader in STEM education and active learning.
Cathy provides technical consulting and support through Stanford Center for Assessment, Learning, and Equity (SCALE). Cathy develops innovative, educational, and state-of-the-art performance assessments for evaluating student learning.
An acclaimed broadcast-science journalist, Natasha Stillwell hosted and produced Discovery Channel’s award-winning science and technology show Daily Planet. Natasha has a powerful gift for storytelling and engaging young learners, and she brings these talents to the development of award-winning international online classroom resources for Twig Education.
Wiley has published several books on reading instruction and teaching students to read informational texts. He is a cross-curricular expert with extensive experience in English Language Arts and English Language Development, including graduate work in education at Harvard University, elementary classroom teaching, and professional development in the United States, Latin America, and Asia.
Which is why we’ve built strong relationships with some of the leading organizations and best media providers on the planet, including NASA, the BBC, and Getty Images. We are advised by renowned academics and teachers to ensure that everything we do combines pedagogical strategy with captivating storytelling for maximum impact. As a result, our award-winning products are now available in over 60 countries, in 20 different languages.
Our content and programs have won accolades from the education industry for the past six years–evidence of the effectiveness of our work.