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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

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 ...  

SPP: the Centurion Collaboration

The Centurion partnership is a group of six small primary schools in rural Lincolnshire, UK, all different in size, structure and character. After three years of working in partnership they were looking for a deeper level of collaboration to further ...  

Driving adoption of a national education framework in Wales

Following a disappointing PISA performance in 2009, the Welsh government developed a curriculum planning tool called the Literacy and Numeracy Framework, borne out of international best practice, to identify the expected outcomes for students. The ...  

Integrated Capacity Development for Somali Education Administrations Somalia, 2010-2013

Education Development Trust supported the UNICEF Somalia funded programme, Integrated Capacity Development for Somali Education Administrations, focusing on five core strategic areas.  

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.  

Core Maths Support Programme

Education Development Trust [operating at the time as CfBT Education Trust] was selected to introduce a new Core Maths qualification with a focus on problem solving rather than theory, designed for students who had a GCSE grade C or above in ...  

Education Services in Lincolnshire County, 2002-2017

Lincolnshire County is the fourth largest county in England and is rural and mostly sparsely populated. In 2000, a report by the Office of Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Schools, in conjunction with the Audit Commission, found an unacceptably high ...  

Collaboration in Cymru

Education Development Trust has worked in Wales in differing capacities for more than 25 years. From working with every school in the country to offering specialist services to some of the most vulnerable children; and from collaborating with the ...  

Education in emergencies: educating refugees

We have been working in fragile and conflict-affected states as well as in contexts of forced displacement for more than 20 years.