Michael Raftery

Director of Learning, Hansard Society

Michael was the Hansard Society's Director of Learning until December 2014, leading its work to engage young people in the political process.  He produced many of its political literacy materials and regularly ran workshops for young people and teachers both at home and abroad.

A member of UNESCO’s Associated Schools Project Network, he sits on the British Institue for Human Rights in Schools Advisory Group and is a trustee of the Association for Citizenship Teaching (ACT).