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 Excellence Framework ranked the Department in the top ten for 4 star research.


The impact of "impact"

Posted on Monday 10 July 2017

Does an emphasis on practical application devalue blue-sky thinking? Education PhD student, Jennifer Chubb examines attitudes.

High quality classroom talk raises educational standards

Posted on Friday 7 July 2017

Dialogic teaching intervention improves the quality of classroom talk and boosts primary pupils’ maths, science and English results

Education student wins best presentation

Posted on Monday 3 July 2017

Applied Linguistics PhD student, Ruolin Hu, has won the best student presentation (Education, Childhood and Youth pathway) at the White Rose Social Science DTC (WRDTC) 6th Annual Conference.

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REF2014 - Research Excellence Framework: 4 stars; 'Top ten for world-leading research'


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