Phil Gallagher

Phil Gallagher - Editor

Gloucester, UK

Author-friendly Editor with years of experience on school-type books. Always interested in new ideas and challenges!

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Overview

I'm an Editor with extensive experience in the educational publishing sector. I tend to work on mathematical, scientific and computer related subjects but have plenty of experience with other topics besides. I work with digital manuscripts and can help with layouts and proofs.

I am always happy to engage and collaborate with authors to get the best end-prodcut we can.

I love vinyl records and retro video games and Frizbee. Tell me about your project and we can see if I can help.
Languages
English (UK)
Non-Fiction
Children's - Non-fiction
Education & Reference
Humanities & Social Sciences
Math & Science
Physics & Chemistry
Psychology

Certifications

  • Editing in Word
  • Copy Editing
  • Book Production
  • Author Management

Work experience

Editor

Nelson Thornes/Oxford University Press
March, 2007 – April, 2014 (about 7 years)

Editorial role started as solely digital and book-based development but expanded over time to include production, project managment and piloting, testing and training others in new technologies for the company.

Portfolio (24 selected works)

Mathematics for the IB Diploma: Applications and interpretation SL

Paul Fannon, Vesna Kadelburg, Ben Woolley, Stephen Ward

Enable students to construct mathematical models by exploring challenging problems and the use of technology. - Engage and excite students with examples and photos of maths in the real world, plus inquisitive starter activities to encourage their problem-solving skills. - Build mathematical thinking with our 'Toolkit' and mathematical exploration chapter, along with our new toolkit feature of ... read more

Enable students to construct mathematical models by exploring challenging problems and the use of technology. - Engage and excite students with examples and photos of maths in the real world, plus inquisitive starter activities to encourage their problem-solving skills. - Build mathematical thinking with our 'Toolkit' and mathematical exploration chapter, along with our new toolkit feature of ... read more

AQA Psychology B AS

Mark Billingham, Regina Teahan, Sarah Ladbrook, Sue Standring

Written by an experienced author team, our AS Psychology B student book provides detailed coverage of the AQA AS topics and approaches with How Science Works integrated throughout. Learning objectives provide guidance on what students will need to learn and understand in each topic. Difficult concepts are explained clearly through full colour diagrams and photographs with key terms defined. Ca... read more

Written by an experienced author team, our AS Psychology B student book provides detailed coverage of the AQA AS topics and approaches with How Science Works integrated throughout. Learning objectives provide guidance on what students will need to learn and understand in each topic. Difficult concepts are explained clearly through full colour diagrams and photographs with key terms defined. Ca... read more

AQA Psychology A AS Revision Guide (Paperback) - Common

By (author) Jane Willson, By (author) Simon Green By (author) Julia Willerton

Written for the updated Psychology A specification, our AS Revision Guide provides concise, straightforward coverage of all the AQA AS topics to help prepare your students for the exam.

Written for the updated Psychology A specification, our AS Revision Guide provides concise, straightforward coverage of all the AQA AS topics to help prepare your students for the exam.

AQA Psychology A A2: Student's Book by James Bailey (2009-05-28)

James Bailey; Simon Green; Julia Willerton; Jane Willson; Nick Lund;

Oxford Information Technology for CSEC: Third edition

Glenda Gay, Ronald Blades

Oxford Information Technology for CSEC®, the market leading textbook for IT at CSEC, has been updated to meet the requirements of the latest Caribbean Secondary Examination Certificate (CSEC®) syllabus in Information Technology. The course provides the modern IT student with comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of the syllabus, including the School-Based Assessment (SBA). With a fresh and and... read more

Oxford Information Technology for CSEC®, the market leading textbook for IT at CSEC, has been updated to meet the requirements of the latest Caribbean Secondary Examination Certificate (CSEC®) syllabus in Information Technology. The course provides the modern IT student with comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of the syllabus, including the School-Based Assessment (SBA). With a fresh and and... read more

Oxford Information Technology for CSEC Workbook: Third edition

Glenda Gay, Ronald Blades

This workbook is suitable for use in class or for homework and is designed to complement, revise and extend the skills covered in the Oxford Information Technology for CSEC textbook or CXC Study Guide. It can also be used as a standalone support for any student studying the subject at CSEC level. The workbook provides additional practice through a series of questions, exercises and activities,... read more

This workbook is suitable for use in class or for homework and is designed to complement, revise and extend the skills covered in the Oxford Information Technology for CSEC textbook or CXC Study Guide. It can also be used as a standalone support for any student studying the subject at CSEC level. The workbook provides additional practice through a series of questions, exercises and activities,... read more

Mathematics for the IB Diploma: Analysis and approaches HL

Paul Fannon, Vesna Kadelburg, Ben Woolley, Stephen Ward

Enable students to construct, communicate and justify correct mathematical arguments with a range of activities and examples of maths in the real world.- Engage and excite students with examples and photos of maths in the real world, plus inquisitive starter activities to encourage their problem-solving skills- Build mathematical thinking with our 'Toolkit' and mathematical exploration chapter... read more

Enable students to construct, communicate and justify correct mathematical arguments with a range of activities and examples of maths in the real world.- Engage and excite students with examples and photos of maths in the real world, plus inquisitive starter activities to encourage their problem-solving skills- Build mathematical thinking with our 'Toolkit' and mathematical exploration chapter... read more

Mathematics for the IB Diploma: Analysis and approaches SL

Paul Fannon, Vesna Kadelburg, Ben Woolley, Stephen Ward

Enable students to construct, communicate and justify correct mathematical arguments with a range of activities and examples of maths in the real world.- Engage and excite students with examples and photos of maths in the real world, plus inquisitive starter activities to encourage their problem-solving skills- Build mathematical thinking with our 'Toolkit' and mathematical exploration chapter... read more

Enable students to construct, communicate and justify correct mathematical arguments with a range of activities and examples of maths in the real world.- Engage and excite students with examples and photos of maths in the real world, plus inquisitive starter activities to encourage their problem-solving skills- Build mathematical thinking with our 'Toolkit' and mathematical exploration chapter... read more

Discovering Mathematics: Student Book 1B

Victor Chow, Robert Wilne, Berinderjeet Kaur

Discovering Mathematics is adapted from the leading Singapore course to fully match the English Key Stage 3 National Curriculum. This groundbreaking series harnesses authentic mastery principles through a Concrete-Pictorial-Abstract (CPA) approach, and use of precise mathematical language. Students learn by discovery, an approach pioneered by this course. Written by an experienced UK/Singapore... read more

Discovering Mathematics is adapted from the leading Singapore course to fully match the English Key Stage 3 National Curriculum. This groundbreaking series harnesses authentic mastery principles through a Concrete-Pictorial-Abstract (CPA) approach, and use of precise mathematical language. Students learn by discovery, an approach pioneered by this course. Written by an experienced UK/Singapore... read more

Discovering Mathematics: Student Book 1A

Discovering Mathematics is adapted from the leading Singapore course to fully match the English Key Stage 3 National Curriculum. This groundbreaking series harnesses authentic mastery principles through a Concrete-Pictorial-Abstract (CPA) approach, and use of precise mathematical language. Students learn by discovery, an approach pioneered by this course. Written by an experienced UK/Singapore... read more

Discovering Mathematics is adapted from the leading Singapore course to fully match the English Key Stage 3 National Curriculum. This groundbreaking series harnesses authentic mastery principles through a Concrete-Pictorial-Abstract (CPA) approach, and use of precise mathematical language. Students learn by discovery, an approach pioneered by this course. Written by an experienced UK/Singapore... read more

Discovering Mathematics: Workbook 1A

This write-in Workbook is for Year 7 Foundation tier students. It supports Student Book 1A in the Discovering Mathematics series, with exercises split into the corresponding chapter sections. The series is adapted from the leading Singapore course to fully match the English Key Stage 3 National Curriculum. The Discovering Mathematics workbooks follow authentic mastery principles. Exercises inc... read more

This write-in Workbook is for Year 7 Foundation tier students. It supports Student Book 1A in the Discovering Mathematics series, with exercises split into the corresponding chapter sections. The series is adapted from the leading Singapore course to fully match the English Key Stage 3 National Curriculum. The Discovering Mathematics workbooks follow authentic mastery principles. Exercises inc... read more

Oxford International AQA Examinations: International GCSE Computer Science

The only textbook that fully supports the OxfordAQA International GCSE Computer Science specification (9210), for first teaching from September 2017. The practical, step-by-step approach enables students to develop and apply problem solving and computational thinking skills in context. This ensures they are exam ready and prepares them for further study or life in the working world. Thoroughly... read more

The only textbook that fully supports the OxfordAQA International GCSE Computer Science specification (9210), for first teaching from September 2017. The practical, step-by-step approach enables students to develop and apply problem solving and computational thinking skills in context. This ensures they are exam ready and prepares them for further study or life in the working world. Thoroughly... read more

A Level Mathematics for OCR Student Book 1 (AS/Year 1) (AS/A Level Mathematics for OCR)

Ben Woolley

New 2017 Cambridge A Level Maths and Further Maths resources help students with learning and revision. Written for the OCR AS/A Level Mathematics specifications for first teaching from 2017, this print Student Book covers the content for AS and the first year of A Level. It balances accessible exposition with a wealth of worked examples, exercises and opportunities to test and consolidate lear... read more

New 2017 Cambridge A Level Maths and Further Maths resources help students with learning and revision. Written for the OCR AS/A Level Mathematics specifications for first teaching from 2017, this print Student Book covers the content for AS and the first year of A Level. It balances accessible exposition with a wealth of worked examples, exercises and opportunities to test and consolidate lear... read more

A Level Further Mathematics for OCR A Statistics Student Book (AS/A Level) (AS/A Level Further Mathematics OCR)

Vesna Kadelburg, Ben Woolley

New 2017 Cambridge A Level Maths and Further Maths resources to help students with learning and revision. Written for the OCR AS/A Level Further Mathematics specification for first teaching from 2017, this print Student Book covers the Statistics content for AS and A Level. It balances accessible exposition with a wealth of worked examples, exercises and opportunities to test and consolidate l... read more

New 2017 Cambridge A Level Maths and Further Maths resources to help students with learning and revision. Written for the OCR AS/A Level Further Mathematics specification for first teaching from 2017, this print Student Book covers the Statistics content for AS and A Level. It balances accessible exposition with a wealth of worked examples, exercises and opportunities to test and consolidate l... read more

Matrix Computing for 11-14: Student Book 1

LEVINE

Delivering the new KS3 National Curriculum for Computing, equipping students to use creative computational thinking, preparing them for GCSE and the digital world beyond. A creative, project-based approach to learning, solving real-life problems Clear structure allowing progression with each topic Focus on introducing important computational vocabulary Accessible for a wide range of abilities ... read more

Delivering the new KS3 National Curriculum for Computing, equipping students to use creative computational thinking, preparing them for GCSE and the digital world beyond. A creative, project-based approach to learning, solving real-life problems Clear structure allowing progression with each topic Focus on introducing important computational vocabulary Accessible for a wide range of abilities ... read more

Matrix Computing for 11-14: Student Book 2

LEVINE

Delivering the new KS3 National Curriculum for Computing, equipping students to use creative computational thinking, preparing them for GCSE and the digital world beyond. A creative, project-based approach to learning, solving real-life problems Clear structure allowing progression with each topic Focus on introducing important computational vocabulary Accessible for a wide range of abilities ... read more

Delivering the new KS3 National Curriculum for Computing, equipping students to use creative computational thinking, preparing them for GCSE and the digital world beyond. A creative, project-based approach to learning, solving real-life problems Clear structure allowing progression with each topic Focus on introducing important computational vocabulary Accessible for a wide range of abilities ... read more

AQA A Level Maths: A Level: Year 1 Student Book: Bridging Edition

Approved by AQA, this Student Book provides full support for AS Level Maths and Year 1 of the full A Level (2017 specification). Bridging units at the start of each chapter provide the perfect springboard to support students in their transition from GCSE. Concise recap sections and abundant fluency-style questions ensure the whole class can be brought to the same level of readiness for A Level... read more

Approved by AQA, this Student Book provides full support for AS Level Maths and Year 1 of the full A Level (2017 specification). Bridging units at the start of each chapter provide the perfect springboard to support students in their transition from GCSE. Concise recap sections and abundant fluency-style questions ensure the whole class can be brought to the same level of readiness for A Level... read more

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Anthony Bean
Loved working with Phil, will easily work with him again!

Anthony Bean, March 2020

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