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Integrating ICT within play based curricula in the Early Years

Integrating ICT within Play Based Curricula in the Early Years

In this project we explored how computer use can be successfully integrated into play-based curricula in the early years  

Restorative practice in schools

Beyond punishment: reframing behaviour in schools

This document explores the broader context within which restorative practices are located and is intended to stimulate consideration of the most appropriate models of disciplinary practice in schools  

Reflecting language diversity in children's schooling

Reflecting language diversity in children’s schooling: moving from ‘Why multilingual education’ to ‘How?’

This research and learning project started as a way to learn more about the chances for pilot mother tongue based multilingual education projects to become scaled up within the school systems in which they were operating  

Tackling bullying, using evidence, learning lessons

Tackling bullying, using evidence, learning lessons

This document summarises the findings of a development and research (D&R) project that focused on tackling bullying in Coventry schools  

Donors' engagement

Donors' engagement: supporting education in fragile and conflict-affected states

This research set out to examine the changing nature of donors' engagement in supporting education in fragile and conflict-affected states.  

Language and education

Language and education: the missing link

This report is intended for senior Ministry of Education officials and national leaders concerned with education in linguistically diverse countries, as well as donor agencies supporting basic and post-basic education in low and middle income ...  

Managing teachers

Managing teachers: the centrality of teacher management to quality education. Lessons from developing countries

This report offers a rich menu of examples from different countries of good practice in teacher management and support.