Charles Bonello graduated with a B.A. [Educ] in Physics and Science in 1981. He then proceeded to do a B.Sc. in Mathematics and Physics in 1991 and a M.Ed. in 1996. He obtained these degrees from the University of Malta. He then successfully obtained a doctorate degree in science education from the University of Sheffield, UK in 2010. As from 1981 to 2010, Charles taught Science and Physics in secondary and post-secondary schools. He joined the Faculty of Education as a part-time lecturer in Science Education in 1997 and as a full time lecturer in 2010. He is presently a senior lecturer in Department of Mathematics and Science Education.