David Fowkes has been teaching chemistry for over 30 years. His teaching career started in at King Edward VI School Southampton. Subsequent posts as Head of Chemistry then Head of Science in Framlingham College and then Rossall School enabled him to develop further resources and techniques for the teaching of chemistry.
David was one of the content authors for the highly acclaimed Multimedia Science School by Plato learning and he has published a number of GCSE and A level chemistry texts for Pearson and Nelson Thornes ( now part of Oxford University Press). His current project is the authoring and production of the Philpot Education chemistry support site for students of the International Baccaluareate .
David works part-time as Director of the IB Institute at St.Clare's, Oxford.