Find out about our education research.
- Research in the Department of Education
Department of Education
Explore all research from the Department of Education.
- Research Centres and Groups
- Centre for International Education
- Centre for Teaching and Learning Research
- Centre for Higher Education and Equity Research
- Centre for Innovation and Research in Childhood and Youth
We also work closely and collaboratively with University centres and initiatives including::
How ‘speed schools’ brought African children back into the classroom
Kwame Akyeampong’s research into a new learning programme is helping to remove education inequalities in some of the world’s poorest countries.
Lessons learned on the priorities of peacebuilding
Professor Mario Novelli’s research into the positive effects of education in countries ravaged by conflict has influenced the United Nations’ peacebuilding programmes.
Speaking the language of integration
Dr Linda Morrice’s research reveals the diverse language and educational needs of refugees in the UK, thereby helping to improve the outlook for migrants on both a national and local level.
Louise Morley, Professor of Education, says the key to encouraging more women into leadership roles is catching them early.
Greater flexibility should continue beyond Covid for children with SEND
Children with SEND should be given the opportunity to continue with a more flexible approach to education even after pandemic restrictions are lifted.
Children with SEND need the option to stay in school during lockdown
The government’s current criteria only allows for around a quarter of children with SEND to have the option to continue their normal school routine.
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