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Inaugural lectures: Professor Danijela Trenkic & Professor Kathryn Asbury

Posted on Monday 9 January 2023

We celebrated both Professor Kathryn Asbury & Professor Danijela Trenkic's professorships at their joint inaugural lectures, which took place on 5 October 2022 in the Bowland Auditorium.

Education alumni in Christmas University Challenge

Posted on Wednesday 14 December 2022

Alumni of the Department of Education make up half of the University of York University Challenge team for the forthcoming Christmas special series.

Teacher Success Project double celebrations

Posted on Tuesday 13 December 2022

The Teacher Success Project is celebrating after two recent awards.

Three new reports explore inequality in HE

Posted on Monday 12 December 2022

Researchers in the Department's Centre for Research on Education and Social Justice have released three reports in recent weeks focusing on inequality in different aspects of higher education.

Social class still a barrier to progress, study shows

Posted on Monday 10 October 2022

Research by CRESJ's Dr Daniel McArthur and Dr Katharina Hecht, of Northeastern University in Boston, has shown that class background remains a barrier to accessing opportunities in later life, even among those who are successful.

University of York to host BAAL Annual Conference in August 2023

Posted on Monday 3 October 2022

The University of York will host the British Association of Applied Linguistics (BAAL) Annual Conference from 23 to 25 August 2023.

English Language Teaching Centre launches in Indonesia

Posted on Monday 1 August 2022

In partnership with colleagues from Universitas Negeri Surabaya's (UNESA) Department of English, Dr Andrzej Cirocki (UoY, Department of Education) has established the National Centre for English Language Teaching Materials Development (NCELTMAD) in Indonesia.

BERA Doctoral Fellowship success

Posted on Wednesday 6 July 2022

Congratulations to Sarah Clayton who has been awarded the BERA doctoral fellowship.

Research reveals complexity of loneliness during lockdown

Posted on Friday 1 July 2022

A study exploring loneliness and solitude during lockdown highlights how different people experienced social restrictions as either “hell or bliss”.

Final chapter in journal editor role

Posted on Friday 1 July 2022

Thursday 30th June 2022 marked the last day of Professor Emma Marsden’s three-year term as Journal Editor of Language Learning, a scientific journal dedicated to the understanding of language learning, following her term as Associate Editor between 1 January 2015 and 30 June 2019.