Category: Blog

Aiming high for quality CPD

22 September 2017

The Research Schools Network aims to put the use of research evidence into the hands of schools and practitioners. One of the three main strands of its work is training, offering CPD that uses the best research evidence to challenged existing practice. […]

Author: Jonathan Haslam
Posted on: 22 September 2017
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Expanding the Research Schools Network

12 July 2017

Justine Greening, Secretary of State for Education, today confirmed the 11 new Research Schools in Opportunity Areas. The announcement doubles the size of the Research Schools Network. From an original project with eleven schools, we have now grown to 22. […]

Author: Jonathan Haslam
Posted on: 12 July 2017
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Attributes of a research champion

5 May 2017

At Kyra Research School we have been considering what skills and attributes a research champion or research lead needs to have to be effective. The attributes have been divided into the three strands of Research School activity, take a look at here. […]

Posted on: 5 May 2017
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#UKEdResChat Research Schools Special

28 April 2017

On 27 April, Juliet Brookes hosted a chat on Twitter about how Research Schools can support dissemination. […]

Posted on: 28 April 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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