Category: News

Setting by attainment – an emotive issue

14 September 2018

Roger Higgins, Director of Norwich Research School, gives a personal view on the ‘setting and streaming’ update to the EEF’s Teaching and Learning Toolkit. […]

Posted on: 14 September 2018
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First reports from the IEE Innovation Evaluation Grants published

11 September 2018

The first two reports from projects funded by the IEE Innovation Evaluation Grants have now been published. […]

Posted on: 11 September 2018
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My year as Research Lead

17 July 2018

At the end of this academic year I leave for pastures new. However, I didn’t want to go without summarising my key findings of my short stint as research lead. It has been a real eye-opener, both in terms of the research itself but also with regards to how it is received in schools.

So here’s my top 3 takeaways:  […]

Author: Vicki Barnett (Research Lead at Notre Dame High School)
Posted on: 17 July 2018
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What did we learn from Leading Learning?

13 June 2018

We’ve said it before: the best thing about being part of the Research Schools Network is the opportunity to collaborate with some of the best practitioners in the country, and we were thrilled to be able to do this with Leading Learning. The generosity within the Network – with both time and resources – was a real help, and we were particularly grateful to Alex Quigley from Huntington Research School for the time he gave us to talk through our plan for the three days. […]

Author: Susi Waters
Posted on: 13 June 2018
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EEF Teaching and Learning Toolkit Briefing, in association with VNET

16:00–17:30 on 19 March 2018

This free briefing session will give teachers and leaders an introduction into how the Education Endowment Fund Teaching and Learning Toolkit can be used to inform decision and practice within their school, and find out why it’s so important to use research evidence to improve teaching and learning. […]

Posted on: 9 March 2018
Posted in: Events, News

Norwich Research School partners with VNET

9 March 2018

We are delighted to announce that Norwich Research School has entered into partnership with Viscount Nelson Education Network CIC (VNET). […]

Posted on: 9 March 2018
Posted in: Blog, News

Twenty-third Research School appointed

19 January 2018

Highfield Nursery School – in collaboration with Kesgrave and Farlingaye Teaching School Alliance and Springfield Teaching School Alliance – will become the Research School and focal point of evidence-based practice to support the Ipswich Opportunity Area. […]

Posted on: 19 January 2018
Posted in: News

Chartered College of Teaching Conference – Connect; Inform; Inspire

17 January 2018

The Chartered College of Teaching is a professional body led by Dame Alison Peacock which was set up in January 2017. The aims of the Chartered College of Teaching are to equip teachers with: access to high quality research provide a knowledge platform, networks and events for teaching professionals to discuss ideas recognise the expertise […]

Posted on: 17 January 2018
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IEE funds seven new innovation evaluations aimed at improving pupil achievement

16 January 2018

A further seven projects have been awarded Research Schools Network Innovation Evaluation Grants, bringing the total number of innovation evaluation projects currently funded to 16. […]

Posted on: 16 January 2018
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CPD Training – Tickets Now on Sale!

3 November 2017

You can now find out more about our exciting CPD training courses and book your tickets online! Early bird tickets with up to 30% off are available for a limited time only, so don’t delay. Norwich Opportunity Area schools who wish to send delegates to this course will be able to claim back cover costs […]

Posted on: 3 November 2017
Posted in: News