Leonardo Morantes Africano

Leonardo Morantes Africano was born in Colombia and has been living in the UK for the last 13 years. He works as a teacher educator at Newcastle College and as external examiner for the Universities of Buckingham and Suffolk. He has a background in industrial design and his professional formation as a teacher includes a specialism in learning difficulties and disabilities, and a masters in education focused on digital literacies for initial teacher education. His main areas of interest are research, curriculum design, inclusion and the use of technology in education. Leo\'s professional experience
also includes project management and teaching within adult and community learning as well as higher education.