Lauren Bellaera of the Brilliant Club outlines how more realistic WP evaluations can improve our understanding of what is effective in different contexts.
Lauren Bellaera is the Director of Research and Impact at The Brilliant Club. She is responsible for evaluating the impact of the charity’s programmes on pupil outcomes. Prior to this, Lauren worked at the University of Cambridge where she evaluated the impact of a set of online educational resources on university students’ conceptual understanding and critical thinking skills. She has a PhD in cognitive psychology from the University of Warwick, and has worked with a number of educational organisations including IGGY and Macat.