Tom Bennett is a UK School teacher, author, and founder of researchED, an international conference organisation aimed at raising research literacy in the teaching professions. He is also an independent behaviour advisor to the DfE. In 2015 he reached the top 50 long-list for the Global Teacher Prize. He is a Teacher Fellow of Corpus Christi, University of Cambridge and nominated one of the top 12 Global Bloggers by Huffington Post US. He is also the author of four books on teacher training.