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We are an open and friendly Department, committed to excellence in research and teaching. Our research groups have a ‌national and international reputation for the quality of their work, and the latest Research Assessment Exercise ranked the Department eighth overall in the UK for research quality.


Advancing gender equality award scheme success

Posted on Friday 12 September 2014

The University of York’s Department of Education has received national recognition under a new award scheme designed to address gender imbalance and underrepresentation in the arts, humanities and social sciences in higher education.

New Head of the Department of Education

Posted on Thursday 4 September 2014

Dr Beatrice Szczepek Reed appointed as new Head of Department, as Professor Judith Bennett takes over the prestigious Salters' Chair in Science Education.

Welcome to EUROSLA

Posted on Thursday 4 September 2014

The Department of Education welcomes over 200 delegates of the 24th annual conference of the European Second Language Association (EUROSLA) to University of York.

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