Dr Claudia Sumner

Senior Research Manager
c.sumner@nfer.ac.uk, +44 (0)1753 637204

Claudia is Senior Research Manager (Practice) in the Impact Team.

Claudia has wide-ranging experience of teaching in London primary schools. She has been involved with a number of academic and school-based research projects and has worked as a Committee Specialist for the Education Select Committee.

She has been part of a team at University College London (UCL) working on a project funded by the Education Endownment Foundation researching which methods of grouping secondary school students are most effective in improving levels of educational engagement and attainment and which was awarded the BERA-Routledge Curriculum Prize 2016.

Claudia has a PhD in Education from the University of Southampton and an MSc in Research, MA in Education Policy Studies and PGCE from the UCL Institute of Education.