Evidence Leads in Education – Recruitment

5 February 2018

We are looking to increase our talented workforce and wish to recruit a pilot cohort of Evidence Leads in Education (ELE) across the East Midlands. […]

Posted on: 5 February 2018
Posted in: News

Kyra Research School Conference 2018

09:00–15:45 on 27 June 2018

Teach | Research | Innovate 2018 […]

Posted on: 31 January 2018
Posted in: Events, 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
Posted in: News

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
Posted in: News

Introduction to the New EEF mathematics guidance

8 December 2017

James Siddle looks at the eight recommendations in the new EEF maths guidance, and what the first of these might look like in practice […]

Author: James Siddle
Posted on: 8 December 2017
Posted in: Blog

New guidance to improve maths teaching for 7–14 year olds

3 November 2017

A new guidance report, published by the Education Endowment Foundation offers eight practical and evidence-based recommendations on maths teaching that schools can use to make a significant difference to pupils’ learning. […]

Posted on: 3 November 2017
Posted in: Evidence

Mobilise Choice Innovation – CPD

13:00 on 24 January 2018–16:00 on 27 March 2018

A series of 3 workshops to support innovation, covering:
•Where to find and how to use sources of evidence to inform disciplined innovation.
•Tools to help you evaluate your innovation.
•How to write bids for innovation funding. […]

Posted on: 12 October 2017
Posted in: Events, Training/CPD

Evidence-based guidance for improving literacy

22 September 2017

One of the challenges when trying to use research evidence to improve teaching practice in schools can be the amount of evidence to wade through, and its inaccessibility. With this in mind, guidance reports from the EEF do some of this heavy lifting for you. And a key part of the role of the Research Schools Network is to turn these guidance reports into training programmes that help schools use them in practice. […]

Author: Jonathan Haslam
Posted on: 22 September 2017
Posted in: 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
Posted in: Blog

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
Posted in: Blog