Professor Peter Blatchford

Professor Peter Blatchford

Professor Peter Blatchford

UCL Institute of Education

Honorary Professor
Hong Kong Institute of Education

A Professor in Psychology and Education at University College London, Peter Blatchford directed the large scale five year Deployment and Impact of Support Staff research project, which was funded by the English and Welsh governments. He has also directed a number of large-scale publicly funded projects, most notably on the educational effects of class size differences and pupil adult ratios, and collaborative group work. Professor Blatchford’s research has led to a number of publications including The Child at School: Interactions with Teachers and Pupils and Reassessing the Impact of Teaching Assistants books.