Lead Educators

David Allden

Dave Allden

 

David studied Maths and Physics at A-Level, before studying Mechanical Engineering BEng Hons and gaining Qualified Teaching Status at university.

At work...
David is a Physics teacher and the Curriculum Lead for Science at RSA Academy in the West Midlands.

Break time...
David's main hobby is clay pigeon shooting. He also enjoys restoring and racing classic cars.

We asked David...

Given the chance, would you go to space?
YES!

What's the best thing about science?
It explains the world around us!

What's the best thing about working at the National Space Academy?
Being lucky enough to deliver engaging activities with a Space theme

 

 "Space is an opportunity to bring interest, excitement, enthusiasm and application to the classroom, providing a rich context for curriculum delivery".