Category: News

Ipswich Opportunity Area Research School

14 September 2017

The Research Schools Network project is a partnership between the Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) and the Institute for Effective Education (IEE) to fund a network of schools that will support the use of evidence to improve teaching practice. There are now 22 Research Schools including 11 Research Schools supporting Social Mobility Opportunity Areas – following […]

Posted on: 14 September 2017
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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
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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
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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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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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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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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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Call for Applications for Grants for Innovation Evaluation

22 November 2016

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

Posted on: 22 November 2016
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Apply to become a Research School

11 November 2016

Applications now open for the next wave of Research Schools. Apply by 12th December 2016 […]

Posted on: 11 November 2016
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