SPACES: Visualising Inclusion and Belonging – Collaborative residency at Tate Liverpool

This event involved a collaborative week-long residency during June 2018 in the Exchange Gallery Space and daily workshops in the Clore Learning Studio at Tate Liverpool.  The event built on the ‘Research in Special Education’ (RISE) project which involves staff from across the departments within the Faculty of Education. Spaces was designed to interactively explore […]

Departmental Success at the Edge Hill University Excellence Scholarship Awards Friday 17th November 2017

Here at Edge Hill, Excellence Scholarships are awarded each year to students who demonstrate outstanding ability, commitment and achievement in a variety of fields from the creative and performing arts to enterprise and volunteering. The winning scholars are chosen by a panel of academics from a pool of candidates that gets stronger every year. This […]

Secondary Partnership and Employability Conference

The Secondary Partnership and Employability Conference – attended by all secondary ITT trainees. 10 – 4pm on Thursday 15th December – key speakers were drawn from experts working within and across the Secondary partnership. Topics addressed included “Post 16 Teaching and Learning” and then relating to preparing for employment in addition to how and where to apply, […]

Congratulations Secondary Tutors!

Congratulations to Secondary Tutors who have recently published an article in The Educational Review titled “The moral frontiers of English education policy: governmentality and ethics within an alternative provision free school” The research provides a critical poststructuralist analysis of Conservative led free school policy in England. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/00131911.2016.1223018  

Secondary trainee supports pupils to understand ‘Remembrance’

Krystina O’Mara, a PGCE English trainee teacher, has been working with her Mentors and pupils at Royton and Crompton School to understand “Remembrance” and its meaning for different groups. After a week of studying ‘Poppies’ by Jane Weir, Krystina enlisted the help of Manchester Army Careers to bring the subject alive for her Year 7 […]