News from 2013

December

Research into the Teaching of Writing wins Exeter Impact Award

11 December 2013
Academics from the Centre for Research in Writing were the winners of the Policy and Education category of the Exeter Impact Awards 2013.

August

Exeter academic wins Research in Literacy Education Award

A prestigious education prize has been awarded to an academic from the University of Exeter for a research paper on literacy practices for children with severe learning difficulties.

July

Tackling educational disadvantage in partnership

The vision to ensure that no child’s educational success should be limited by their socio economic background forms the bedrock of the prestigious educational charity Teach First.

Congratulations to our EdD TESOL graduates

17 July 2013
Our EdD TESOL students enjoyed a lovely sunny day for their graduation on Monday 15th July.

March

Religious Education in schools defined by secular pressure groups

Secularists and Humanists played a critical role in the development of modern Religious Education in the 1960s and 1970s, according to new research by Education experts from the University of Exeter and University of Worcester. 

February

New school-university projects to engage young people in research

A collaboration between the University of Exeter and a selection of schools and colleges in the South West is one of just 12 projects to receive more than £3.5 million in funding to engage young people in research.