Apply for an Innovation Evaluation grant

8 March 2017

We are now accepting applications for the second round of innovation evaluation grants from schools that are involved with the Research Schools Network. […]

Posted on: 8 March 2017
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Research Schools in social mobility opportunity areas

8 March 2017

We are now looking for an additional 12 Research Schools to support the 12 opportunity areas from September 2017. […]

Posted on: 8 March 2017
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Research for schools

1 March 2017

Steve Higgins discusses how evidence from research can make a valuable contribution to improving educational outcomes for children and young people, but needs engagement from practitioners to increase the chances of successful application. […]

Author: Steve Higgins
Posted on: 1 March 2017
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First Research Schools Network Innovation Evaluation Grants awarded

21 February 2017

The IEE is pleased to announce four projects chosen to receive the first Research Schools Network Innovation Evaluation Grants. […]

Posted on: 21 February 2017
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What does the research say about bias and stereotyping in the classroom?

17 February 2017

A recent study looking at when gender stereotypes develop received a lot of coverage in the press. It’s a reminder that, no matter how impartial or independent we think we are, all of us have biases and prejudices. […]

Author: Jonathan Haslam
Posted on: 17 February 2017
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Schools inspired to be part of the Kyra Research School story

9 February 2017

Eighty delegates from schools across the East Midlands and South Yorkshire attended the first Kyra Research School Conference on Friday 3 February. […]

Posted on: 9 February 2017
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Teach – Research – Innovate

9 February 2017

John Beaven, Headteacher at Pollyplatt Primary School, reflects on the first Kyra Research School Conference, which took place on 3 February 2017. […]

Author: John Beaven
Posted on: 9 February 2017
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Evidence Based Practice Conference 28th April 2017

09:30–15:00 on 28 April 2017

A day of talks and practical workshops on the latest evidence based practice. Join us at Buckfast Abbey, Devon on Friday 28th April 2017 for talks from key figures in the world of educational research including Sir Kevan Collins (Chief Executive of the Education Endowment Foundation) and Roger Pope CBE (Executive Principal of Education South […]

Posted on: 3 February 2017
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Funding announced for research schools in new opportunity areas

24 January 2017

Speaking to school leaders at a recent event hosted by Pricewaterhouse Coopers and the Sutton Trust, the Education Secretary Justine Greening announced that the government’s ‘opportunity areas’ programme would now be expanded to include a further six opportunity areas. She also announced plans to establish a Research School in each of the 12 opportunity areas. […]

Posted on: 24 January 2017
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Latest events

15 December 2016

For details of the latest events for your local Research Schools Network, please follow the links on this page […]

Posted on: 15 December 2016
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