3 March 2014
Final year undergraduate students on the University of Southampton’s BSc Education and BSc Education and Psychology praised for the quality of their posters summarising their research.
17 February 2014
Research by the University of Southampton suggests new teachers could be better trained to help them promote health and lifestyle issues to children in schools.
19 December 2013
Pupils from Southampton secondary schools will be able to discover how their diets and lifestyles lay the foundations for a healthier life … thanks to a grant from the University of Southampton’s Student Centeredness Fund. The award of £30,000 over three years will enable all Year 9 students (13-14 year olds) to take part in an activity day at LifeLab, in the new state of the art facilities based at Southampton General Hospital.
20 November 2013
Undergraduates on the University of Southampton’s new programmes in BSc Education and BSc Education and Psychology have received certificates of achievement at a ceremony at the Southampton Education School. The students were praised for their hard work and progress in their first and second years of study.
15 November 2013
Dr Kalwant Bhopal, Reader in Education, will discuss her research into the experience of Traveller children in schools next Wednesday, 20 November, during the BBC Radio 4 programme ‘Thinking Allowed’.
1 November 2013
Students from local schools seized their chance to find out more about issues that matter to them at the Southampton Youth Debate organised by postgraduate researchers in Education, Politics and Geography.
25 October 2013
How can primary teachers embed inquiry skills in science and across the curriculum during this time of curriculum change?
25 October 2013
To be ready for the challenges of teacher training and teaching the developing Computing curriculum, your subject knowledge and understanding of information technology and computer science has to be of a sufficient standard. If your degree subject is not close enough to the subject you want to teach, you can take additional training before your initial teacher training (ITT) through Subject Knowledge Enhancement programmes (SKE).
14 October 2013
A new book, edited by two academics from the School, was published last month.
25 August 2013
Professor Tony Kelly, head of the University of Southampton Education School, has urged universities to respect both their star researchers and their gifted teachers in an online article for The Guardian’s Learning and Teaching hub.
16 August 2013
Dr Jürgen Enders has been appointed as the new Head of the Lifelong and Work-Related Learning Research Centre (LaWRL) at Southampton Education School.
4 June 2013
Following the overwhelmingly positive feedback, from the first group of PGCE trainees and Graduate Teacher Programme teachers on their recent trip to Africa, it will be offered again in 2014.
10 May 2013
Southampton Education School's Dr Martin Dyke has been awarded a visiting professorship by Xiamen University
3 May 2013
Southampton Education School has secured funding from the AstraZeneca Science Teaching Trust to run a primary science research project.
23 April 2013
Dr Bhopal’s research into racism of Black and ethnic minority academics has been featured in the Times Higher Education. The article is repeated below in full.
15 April 2013
Applications for the third round of the National Scholarship Fund (NSF) for teachers opened on 8 April 2013. The aim of the fund is to provide an opportunity for teachers to deepen their specialist or subject knowledge. It is anticipated that this will also lead to the sharing of learning, knowledge and expertise across the school system.
9 April 2013
Students from the University of Southampton are being given a unique opportunity to volunteer with local community projects in a poverty-hit region of South West Kenya.
27 March 2013
A science and educational-based approach to diet and lifestyle will help young people improve their own health and the health of their future children, Southampton research has shown.
12 March 2013
Our Director of Initial Teacher Training has recently spoken at Westminster at an event entitled, “Training the Next Generation of Outstanding Teachers: New Strategies to Deliver Success”
19 February 2013
New research uncovers a persistent belief in, and demand for, inspirational university leadership but an equally deep vein of resistance from the sector.