Mr Richard McFahn

Post:Lecturer in History Education (Education)
Email:R.Mcfahn@sussex.ac.uk
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Biography

Richard McFahn is the ITE History Lead Tutor. He has worked for twenty years as a history teacher, Subject and Senior Leader, Advanced Skills Teacher and Local Authority Adviser.

As a teacher Richard helped set up and develop a series of thriving and sustainable teacher networks in Hampshire, which Ofsted have subsequently described as best practice.

Richard has regularly led well received workshops at the Schools History Project and the Historical Association Conferences.

 He has written a number of books and articles on different aspect of History Teaching and created and developed www.historyresourcecupboard.com - a website aimed at supporting history teachers.

 In 2017 he won a student led teaching award at The University of Sussex.

Community and Business

Richard is a governor at Colden Common Primary School where he is chair of the curriculum committee.