• Warning over future of education research as number of postgrad students drops 10%

    The “long term health” of education research in the UK is under threat by a decline in the number of people opting to become researchers in the field, a new study shows. The Royal Society found there has been a 10 per cent drop in the number of education postgraduate research students between 2011-12 and

    0.02 Oct. 16th, 2018 | News

  • Literacy strongest predictor of science grades

    A new report on socioeconomic status (SES) and science learning has found literacy is “the strongest and most consistent predictor of pupils’ scientific attainment”. Reading and writing skills are particularly important for helping pupils to understand scientific vocabulary and prepare their own scientific reports, according to the research from the University of Oxford. The Education

    0.01 Sep. 22nd, 2017 | News