Expanding the Research Schools Network

12 July 2017

Justine Greening, Secretary of State for Education, today confirmed the 11 new Research Schools in Opportunity Areas. The announcement doubles the size of the Research Schools Network. From an original project with eleven schools, we have now grown to 22. […]

Author: Jonathan Haslam
Posted on: 12 July 2017
Posted in: Blog

Justine Greening unveils new EEF/IEE Research Schools at the Social Mobility Summit

12 July 2017

Justine Greening, Secretary of State for Education, today confirmed the 11 new Research Schools in to support social mobility ‘coldspots’. The announcement doubles the size of the Research Schools Network. […]

Posted on: 12 July 2017
Posted in: News

ResearchEd York 2017

09:30–16:00 on 8 July 2017

IT IS HERE! For all of those teachers and school leaders in the North, we have once again corralled the best researchers, leaders and teachers to tackle the issues faced by teachers at school leaders in our very own northern powerhouse: ResearchEd York 2017, at Huntington Research School. […]

Posted on: 4 June 2017
Posted in: Events

IEE Innovation Evaluation Grants – what you need to know

1 June 2017

If you’re considering submitting a proposal in future funding rounds you might find the following summary of what to include in an application useful. […]

Author: Alicia Shaw
Posted on: 1 June 2017
Posted in: Blog

Summer conference

09:30–15:00 on 23 June 2017

Shireland Research School are delighted to be partnering with Whole Education for a conference celebrating evidence-based practice from across the Midlands and beyond. […]

Posted on: 5 May 2017
Posted in: Events, Training/CPD

Six more Research Schools appointed

7 April 2017

The IEE and EEF have today announced six new Research Schools. The Schools in Southport, Suffolk, London, County Durham, Hertfordshire and West Sussex join a growing network of Research Schools across the country […]

Posted on: 7 April 2017
Posted in: News

Successful evaluation of E4F

31 March 2017

The NFER conducted an evaluation of Evidence for the Frontline (E4F), an online platform designed to help bridge the divide between education research and classroom practice. […]

Posted on: 31 March 2017
Posted in: Evidence

Video observation and coaching to support teachers’ professional development

31 March 2017

Researchers at Birmingham University conducted an evaluation of a pilot for IRIS Connect, a programme to support teachers’ professional development by filming and reviewing their lessons. […]

Posted on: 31 March 2017
Posted in: Evidence

Promising results for spaced learning

31 March 2017

The Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) has published an evaluation of SMART Spaces, a programme which aims to boost GCSE science outcomes by breaking up intensive revision lessons. […]

Posted on: 31 March 2017
Posted in: Evidence

What does the research say about sleep?

23 March 2017

Twitter is a great leveller. It gives anyone the opportunity to comment on anything. And so, this week, The Honourable Kirstie Allsopp gave her views on children and sleep. But what does the research say? […]

Author: Jonathan Haslam
Posted on: 23 March 2017
Posted in: Blog