Accessibility statement

University of York Science Education Group

Leader: Professor Judith Bennett

The University of York Science Education Group (UYSEG) aims to make a sustained positive impact on the outcomes of both formal and informal science education through:

  • high quality research that has an impact on policy and practice
  • the development and evaluation of research-informed curricula that illustrate the importance of science
  • the training and support of practitioners


Welcome to the webpages of the University of York Science Education Group (UYSEG). 

The group was established in 1983, and has a national and international reputation for its research and research-informed curriculum development. 

These pages tell you more about our work.  We would be happy to answer any questions you might have, and to hear from you if you would like to get involved in our work. 

You can contact us at:  

Read more about UYSEG

Research themes

Curriculum projects

Research projects


Studying with us

York Science Education Network

UYSEG blog

Contact us

Science Education Group
Derwent K Block
University of York
YO10 5DD

Tel: +44 (0)1904 322601