Consult my PhD thesis in the British Library








My PhD thesis abstract

Poster presented at chemistry conference in Amsterdam


Summary of educational research realized in English schools


My name is Ricardo Esplugas and I have produced all the images, flash animations, videos and text for this website.

I have been working in science teaching for more than 20 years, in Brazil, Spain and also in the UK.

I have worked as an associate tutor and also as an IT trainer at Sussex University during 6 years.

I also have secondary school teaching experience, in both the UK and Brazil, I am now focusing on online learning and private tuition.


QUALIFICATIONS: I hold degrees in Physics (University of Sao Paulo-Brazil) and Chemistry (Sussex University-Brighton-UK). I have also done a PGCE (Post Graduate Certificate in Education) and a PhD in Physical Chemistry (both at Sussex University).

I have also done other teaching courses like the "Further Education Teachers’ Certificate", City and Guilds 7307 (at Westminster College-London) and also the "Sussex Associate Tutors and Demonstrators Teacher Training Programme" (at Sussex University).

I am Spanish/Brazilian and I hold qualifications in English language which include GCSE (Brighton and Hove City College-UK) and Cambridge Proficiency in English (CPE) (Cambridge University -UK).