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.


Beauty and the Beast remake: A traditional tale with a modern twist

Posted on Monday 13 March 2017

Dr Clementine Beauvais, from the University of York's Department of Education, discusses bringing Disney's classic tale, Beauty and the Beast, back to the big screen in a live-action remake featuring a more modern-day Belle.

Memorandum of Understanding signed between the Department of Education and the Research Institute for Japan, Hiroshima University.

Posted on Thursday 2 March 2017

On Friday 24 February, the Department welcomed Professor Yumiko Hada, Dr. Ryo Sasaki, and Dr. Yuki Yamaguchi from the Research Institute for Japan, the UK and Europe (RIJUE), Hiroshima University.

What makes a good teacher?

Posted on Thursday 2 March 2017

Rob Klassen discusses how our research is helping to select the best classroom teachers for the future.

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


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