Category: News

Evidence Leads in Education (ELE) Recruitment in Lincolnshire

28 October 2018

We are looking to increase our talented workforce and wish to recruit a 2nd cohort of Evidence Leads in Education (ELE) across Lincolnshire. The ELEs will contribute to evidence informed school improvement and will be designated by Kyra Research School. There is an existing Lincolnshire ELE hub and we are establishing a new hub in […]

Posted on: 28 October 2018
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Booking is open for evidence briefing twilights

15:00 on 22 October 2018–17:00 on 26 July 2019

We are pleased to announce that booking is now open for our series of evidence briefings. Each session runs from 15:30 – 17:00 and focuses on one of the EEF guidance reports. The sessions are suitable for all staff. Take a look at the flyer to find out more. Ready to book?  The booking forms […]

Posted on: 22 October 2018
Posted in: Events, News, Training/CPD

Evidence Leads in Education (ELE) Recruitment – Leicestershire, Leicester City and Rutland

10 October 2018

We are looking to increase our talented workforce and wish to recruit a cohort of 10 ELEs across Leicestershire, Leicester City and Rutland. ELEs will contribute to evidence informed school improvement and will be designated by Kyra Research School. Interested? Find out more about ELEs and read about their experiences in Lincolnshire: Louise and Julia; Laura. […]

Posted on: 10 October 2018
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New partnership agreement – Kyra Research school and Evidence Based Education

4 October 2018

We’re pleased to announce that we have become an official partner of Evidence Based Education. Through this partnership we are offering the Assessment Lead Programme – one year’s sustained professional development and support, to schools, academies and colleges seeking to make their assessment approach more efficient in supporting teaching and learning. The programme has whole-school impact, enabling […]

Posted on: 4 October 2018
Posted in: News, Training/CPD

First reports from the IEE Innovation Evaluation Grants published

11 September 2018

The first two reports from projects funded by the IEE Innovation Evaluation Grants have now been published. […]

Posted on: 11 September 2018
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CPD programme 2018-19 overview

7 September 2018

We are excited to announce details of the Kyra Research School CPD programme 2018-19. Booking is open. We have a wide range of CPD programmes available this year, including: Explicit teaching of vocabulary – 13 September – *last few places left* As part of the Mobilise project, we conducted a trial across 19 classes in […]

Posted on: 7 September 2018
Posted in: Blog, News, Training/CPD

Twenty-third Research School appointed

19 January 2018

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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IEE funds seven new innovation evaluations aimed at improving pupil achievement

16 January 2018

A further seven projects have been awarded Research Schools Network Innovation Evaluation Grants, bringing the total number of innovation evaluation projects currently funded to 16. […]

Posted on: 16 January 2018
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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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