Dominic Wyse is Professor of Early Childhood and Primary Education at the University College London (UCL), Institute of Education (IOE), and Head of the Department of Learning and Leadership. The main focus of his research is curriculum and pedagogy. Key areas of work are the teaching of English, language, literacy, and creativity. Dominic has led or been participant in more than 20 funded research projects. He is author of more than 40 research articles and chapters, and 20 books. These include major international research volumes for which he is the lead editor (including on curriculum, and on research methodology), and bestselling books for teachers and educators that are now in their third edition. His most recent book is Education and Childhood: From Current Certainties to New Visions (published by Routledge). Dominic is currently an editor of the Curriculum Journal, one of the journals of the British Educational Research Association (BERA); he is also an elected member of the BERA Council.