A Scientist Just Like Me: Dr Tanesha Allen

A Scientist Just Like Me is designed to raise awareness of diversity in science-related jobs and to provide illustrated examples of a wide range of science-based careers. This short slideshow tells the story of Dr Tanesha Allen, a zoologist. 

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Download the resources below to discuss some of the questions your learners might have about Dr Allen's career in science. These can be used as starter activities or displayed around the classroom.


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