27 March 2015
Imagine you are a trainee teacher and you find yourself in a remote part of Africa, with no electricity, no water, not enough desks, pens or paper and 60 children to teach! This is the challenge facing a group of Primary and Secondary trainee teachers from Southampton Education School’s PGCE course.
19 December 2014
Southampton Education School saw 100% of research impact rated as internationally excellent or of world-leading quality. Having risen 10 places from RAE 2008, Education at Southampton is now firmly in the top quartile of all UK Education Departments and is well on its way to becoming one of the foremost Education departments in Europe.
18 December 2014
In his opinion piece published today by The Conversation Professor Anthony Kelly, Head of Southampton Education School commented on the impact of the inclusion in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) of the ‘impact’ of academic research on the wider world.
17 December 2014
On Friday 12th December twenty science teachers and technicians participated in a special Mathematics and Science Learning Centre professional development event at the ExxonMobil Fawley refining and petrochemical complex, Southampton.
5 November 2014
Southampton Education School achieved very good results in the latest Newly Qualified Teacher (NQT) survey, both in Primary and Secondary provision.
3 October 2014
Mathematics and Science Learning Centre is running a series of twilight professional development sessions in Python programming. These sessions are designed for teachers of the new Computing curriculum.
Each participant will receive a free Raspberry Pi as part of the programme.
30 September 2014
As part of its professional development offer, Southampton Education School is running a programme of literacy and phonics workshops led by Dr Miranda Dodd, Senior Teaching Fellow (Phonics and Early Literacy).
25 September 2014
Mathematics and Science Learning Centre is providing professional development twilight sessions on Python programming for teachers of Computing starting on October 2014.
16 September 2014
Places still available in chemistry, physics and computing.
Are you a qualified teacher, teaching chemistry or physics without a specialism? Research clearly shows that teachers with subject specialism training are more effective in teaching that subject at secondary level.
16 September 2014
Southampton Education School is running open evenings through the year. Come and find out about training to teach at Southampton Education School. We run the following teacher training courses:
Primary Teacher training (PGCE), including School Direct
Secondary Teacher Training (PGCE), including School Direct
Further Education Teacher Training (PGCE)
Improve your subject knowledge to teach (SKE): Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics
14 August 2014
The University of Southampton has celebrated the latest group of graduates to complete their Masters degrees as part of a partnership with the Army’s Educational and Training Services (ETS) Unit.
4 July 2014
A free, pioneering online initiative to help people develop basic research skills launches today at the University of Southampton.
1 July 2014
The University of Southampton welcomed HRH The Countess of Wessex to LifeLab on Friday 27 June to officially open the facility that aims to empower school students to take more control over their health.
30 June 2014
If you are interested in teaching Primary aged children but thought it was too late to start training in September 2014, the Primary PGCE programme has just been allocated some additional places.
18 June 2014
The European Policy Network on School Leadership is a consortium of policymakers, practitioners and academics drawing its membership from the majority of countries in Europe.
10 June 2014
Southampton Education School's Professor Lianghuo Fan has been awarded Distinguished Overseas Professor, a distinguished visiting professorship by East China Normal University (ECNU). Located in Shanghai, China, ECNU is a top Chinese university and one of the two best universities in educational science. According to ECNU, the award was given to Professor Fan in recognition of his “outstanding international reputation” in research and scholarship.
3 June 2014
Professor Muijs was invited to sit on a policy evaluation commission for the Flemish government, evaluating teacher education reforms.
30 May 2014
On June 10th 2014 Southampton Education School, supported by the University of Southampton Outreach will be providing an opportunity for local pupils to learn to computer programme at the Highfield campus.
21 May 2014
Following overwhelmingly positive feedback from the first group of PGCE trainees and Graduate Teacher Programme teachers on their trip to Africa in 2013, a second group made the trip in 2014 and caught up with projects previously visited.
20 May 2014
This student led conference was proposed by Chris Downey and Dr John Schulz as an opportunity for Postgraduate Research (PGR) students to strengthen their organisation skills, meet university quality standards, work with colleagues from different parts of the world and provide a conference platform for PGRs to present their work