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Childrens literature

The Cambridge/Homerton Centre for Children's Literature's members have unique expertise in poetry, film and multimedial texts, including picturebooks, as well as in teaching and promoting writing for children. More.

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Thinking Together

Thinking Together is a dialogue-based approach to the development of children's thinking and learning. It promotes children's awareness and use of talk as a tool for thinking. More.

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 learning without limits

The Learning Without Limits project is dedicated to developing approaches to teaching and learning that do not rely on determinist beliefs about ability. More.

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Interactive whiteboards & collaboration

Interactive Whiteboards and Collaborative Pupil Learning in Primary Science's website provides an insight into a research project focused on how primary school pupils use IWBs when asked to collaborate on science activities, More.

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[Spotlight for Faculty News]

Lecturers and visitors often ask for their sessions to be recorded by our in house AV team. The recordings live on the University's Streaming Media Service, and select topics can be viewed at http://www.educ.cam.ac.uk/podcasts.

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Dialogue & interactive whiteboards

Using the IWB to Support Classroom Dialogue's website provides an insight into a project in which teachers and university researchers worked together to explore how the interactive whiteboard can be used to encourage dialogue and active learning in the classroom. More.

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Journal of Teacher Traininee Educational REsearch

JoTTER is a web-based journal which publishes reports of research undertaken by graduate students in the Faculty as part of their PGCE course. The studies offer interesting insights worth sharing with other teachers, both new and more experienced. More.

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Talking points group talk task, video 3 – Silver minus performance

This shows a Silver minus performance.

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Academic Research Groups

Education, Equality and Development

EED specialises in the economics, history, philosophy and sociology of education and psycho-social research on aspects of education

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African Students

Leadership for Learning

LfL have diverse research interests, and many international projects, particularly of interest is...

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Seminar

Psychology and Education

We bring the perspectives of cognitive psychology and socio-cultural theory to key issues in Education...

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Child writing

Pedagogy, Language, Arts and Culture in Education

PLACE has a wide range of expertise in a diverse yet overlapping set...

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Students with camera

Science, Technology and
Mathematics Education

STEM researches the teaching and learning of mathematics and...

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African juniors at computer
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Latest News


Faculty honours the contribution made by Professor Peter Gronn

Colleagues in the Faculty of Education and elsewhere in the University got together last week to honour the contribution made by ...


Faculty PhD student wins EERA Best Paper award

The European Educational Research Association gave Best Paper Award to Cora Lingling Xu for her work on Identity and Cross-border ...


Festival of Ideas 2014 - a variety of events from the Faculty and BIBAC Conference

Once again, the Faculty will be hosting a full programme of events for this year's University Festival of Ideas. We have a great ...


Profile of a Faculty of Education 'Gates Cambridge Scholar'

Arif Naveed is a Gates Cambridge Scholar who has already had a major impact on education policy in his home country, Pakistan. At the ...