Kelly Davies

Researcher, +44 (0)1792 482139

Kelly joined NFER in May 2014. She is currently involved in developing the National Reading Tests for Wales (Welsh medium). Duties within Kelly’s role include: text selection and editing, item writing and reviewing, informal trialling, marking, translation and writing quantitative and qualitative reports on the data gathered from the tests themselves, administrator and teacher feedback.

Prior to joining NFER, Kelly worked in the education sector as a Primary teacher for 15 years, where she was coordinator for Welsh as a Second Language in an English medium school. Kelly has also lectured trainee teachers on the pedagogy of Welsh as a second language, during a secondment period at the University of Wales Institute, Cardiff and undertaken one-to-one tutoring of mature students in GCSE Mathematics.