An Interview with the Expert…On Reading Comprehension

Professor Kate Cain is Head of the Psychology department at Lancaster University. She is a renowned expert on reading comprehension, which is obviously such a crucial issue to understand for teachers of students in all phases. […]

Posted on 25 March 2017
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Apply for an Innovation Evaluation grant

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

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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Making Best Use of the Team on Our Bus: Our Teaching Assistants

By the time the request for LLE applicants to apply to facilitate the ‘Making Best use of Teaching Assistants’ sprung into my inbox I had long since recognised that this was an area in our school that required... […]

Posted on 6 March 2017
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Nudge: Lessons from Around the World

On Wednesday, the OECD released an interesting new global report on 'behavioural insights' or 'nudges'. […]

Posted on 4 March 2017
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‘An Interview with the Expert’…On Working Memory

Dr Joni Holmes is a Senior Scientist at the Medical Research Council’s Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit in Cambridge, UK. […]

Posted on 25 February 2017
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