18 Aug 2017: A-level results 2017: Boys overtake girls in top grades for first time in years. 18 August 2017. Dr Mary Richardson comments on the A-level results, arguing: "While we are still seeing a shortage of girls taking STEM subjects compared to boys, the
7 Aug 2017: Why do we set in maths when all the evidence tells us not to? 7 August 2017. Professor Becky Francis, Director of the UCL Institute of Education (IOE), suggests we need to think more carefully about grouping students according to ability, arguing
31 Jul 2017: Professor Martin Mills has been appointed Director of the new Centre for Research on Teachers and Teaching at the UCL Institute of Education (IOE).
Professor Martin Mills has been appointed Director of the new Centre for Research on Teachers and Teaching at the UCL Institute of Education (IOE).
12 Jul 2017: IOE relaunches internationally peer-reviewed journal. 12 July 2017. All 9 volumes of the International Journal of Development Education and Global Learning are now fully open-access and the new issue is available. The biannual journal is edited by
6 Jul 2017: Douglas Bourn appointed Professor of Development Education. 6 July 2017. Douglas Bourn, founding Director of the Development Education Research Centre (DERC) and now-Co-Director alongside Massimiliano Tarozzi, has been appointed Professor of
30 Jun 2017: Sponsored academies not succeeding with bright, disadvantaged pupils. 30 June 2017. Disadvantaged pupils who have fallen behind at primary school make more progress by GCSE in sponsored academies in chains than in other types of school, according to
27 Jun 2017: Chair of Mathematics Education. 27 June 2017. Professor Jeremy Hodgen has been appointed Chair of Mathematics Education, based in the department of Curriculum Pedagogy and Assessment. Currently Professor of Mathematics Education at the University of
27 Jun 2017: Academies have failed as 'battering ram for high standards', argues leading education academic. Professor Becky Francis, Director of the UCL Institute of Education (IOE), says that while some academy trusts have achieved "outstanding successes",
19 Jun 2017: Unpopular Conservative policies expected to be scrapped. 19 June 2017. Professor Michael Reiss predicts that the grammar school policy is likely to be amended significantly or "quietly disappear", in the face of widespread opposition. Read:
16 Jun 2017: IOE student wins BERA 2017 Masters Dissertation Award. 16 June 2017. We are delighted to announce that a recent IOE graduate has won the British Education Research Association (BERA) 2017 Masters Dissertation Award. Mr Jonathan S James, who