Ben Williamson

Lecturer in Education, University of Stirling

photo of Ben WilliamsonBen Williamson is a Lecturer in Education at the University of Stirling. He researches digital technologies in education from critical sociological and policy studies perspectives. His recent research has examined the rise of 'educational data science' as a new 'datafied' field of educational research; the digital techniques of Pearson plc in education policy; the role of policy labs in making 'learning to code'  part of the National Curriculum; and 'smart cities' initiatives that focus on reimagining education in software-supported urban environments.

For more details see his Code Acts blog here.