Who is an educational methods specialist and what do they do? Education methods specialists conduct research and develop, or advise on, teaching methods and aids.
What are the activities of the educational methods specialist? Researching into current developments in curricula, teaching methods and other educational practices, and advising on necessary changes and possible improvements; advising on the content of courses and methods of examination; researching into audio-visual and other teaching aids and advising on, planning and organising their introduction in educational establishments.
Where is it done and under what conditions? Mainly in offices or similar rooms.
What tools/equipment do they use? Information technology, telephone, fax, and possibly other office equipment.
What do you need to succeed? You need higher education, preferably with a specialism in the are of education: you also need good communication skills.