ASCL Conference, March 2018.

If you are attending this year's ASCL annual conference and are interested in knowing more about the Research School Network, then sign up for this session on Saturday 10 March at 2pm. Kate Atkins, headteacher of Rosendale Primary School talks with James Richardson, Head of Research Schools for the Education Endowment Foundation about the work of the Network and how Research Schools are helping support teachers to understand and use evidence to inform their teaching practice. […]

Posted on 7 February 2018
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Cherry picking or broad vistas: Using research evidence to improve outcomes for vulnerable learners.

The main thing I have learned from working with schools on improving outcomes for disadvantaged and vulnerable learners is that there is no magic elixir. There is no sledgehammer that can break the shackles of underachievement in vulnerable groups. […]

Posted on 3 February 2018
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Podcast Episode 14 : Lucy Badminton & Doug Cranston

Marc Rowland talks to Lucy Badminton and Doug Cranston about action research they are carrying out into the use of standing desks in the classroom […]

Posted on 2 February 2018
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Podcast Episode 13 : Kate Atkins & Dr Benito Miron Lopez

Kate Atkins talks to Dr Benito Lopez, Director General for International Relations Ministry of Education about the story of Mexico's recent reform of their education system. They talk about why the delegation has come to London and what they hope to learn from their visit. […]

Posted on 25 January 2018
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Twenty-third Research School appointed

Highfield Nursery School – in collaboration with Kesgrave and Farlingaye Teaching School Alliance and Springfield Teaching School Alliance – will become the Research School and focal point of evidence-based practice to support the Ipswich Opportunity Area. […]

Posted on 19 January 2018
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Podcast Episode 12 : Marc Rowland & James Richardson

Marc Rowland talks to James Richardson from the Education Endowment Foundation about how the EEF is helping to create an evidence-informed education system in England. […]

Posted on 16 January 2018
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