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Case studies

As an education charity, we transform lives by improving education around the world. We help to shape education systems and design education solutions to give young people everywhere a brighter future. Our work is evidence informed and we invest annually in our programme of educational research. For some examples of the work we have done, please take a look through our case studies.

Case Studies

Closing the gap: test and learn

Education Development Trust was appointed by National College for Teaching and Leadership to train 345 teachers on how to use randomised controlled trials (RCTs) to measure the effectiveness of seven pre-determined education interventions, the first ...  

Studies on the right to education for children with disabilities

Disability continues to be one of the primary causes of educational disadvantage and exclusion within Southern and Eastern Africa. Education Development Trust and UNICEF jointly funded a study into the educational rights of children with ...  

London Connected Learning Centre

London Connected Learning Centre (London CLC), part of Education Development Trust, is an award-winning organisation that helps schools and other settings use digital technologies to improve learning.  

The Schools Partnership Programme

The Schools Partnership Programme (SPP) is a cluster-based approach to school improvement, developed by schools, for schools. We are currently working with over 500 schools in England.  

Bangla, English and Social Studies textbook creation

A new primary curriculum launched in 2013 for all Bangladesh schools did not match the expectations of the development partners. In order to improve the proposed curriculum, DFID commissioned Education Development Trust to revise selected textbooks ...  

Transforming lives in Kenya

Education Development Trust is helping to transform the lives of some 124,000 girls in Kenya by ensuring not only that they are able to go to school, but also that they can then stay in school and that they receive a good quality education while ...  

Setting up the Dubai Schools Inspection Bureau

Education Development Trust has built a reputation as the world's leading authority on school inspections, evaluations and accountability. In 2007 the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) along with Education Development Trust assisted ...  

National Careers Service

Education Development Trust is an established authority on careers advice and guidance in the UK and internationally. We deliver the National Careers Service in England in the north-east and south-central regions.  

Rebuilding Rwanda

Education Development Trust was first invited to Rwanda in 2001 - 7 years after the genocide that killed around 1 million Rwandans. Our task? To support the Ministry of Education in rebuilding the country's education system.  

School inspection in Abu Dhabi

Education Development Trust delivers a comprehensive school inspections programme in Abu Dhabi setting a framework of accountability for government and private schools across the emirate, to increase students’ attainment to international standards ...