I have established a strong portfolio in the Game Science domain based on research and innovation carried out at Coventry University’s Serious Games Institute and Disruptive Media Learning Lab. Game Science refers to playful and gameful methodologies..
Children in public, or Local Authority (LA) care, known in the U.K as looked-after children (LAC), often find remaining in education a challenge, are twice as likely to be permanently excluded, and three times more likely to receive a fixed term excl..
The scale of “fake research” in the UK appears to have been underestimated, a BBC investigation suggests.
Official data points to about 30 allegations of research misconduct between 2012 and 2015.
However, figures obtained by the BBC under Freedom of..
Last year, HEPI recommended letting students register at two GP surgeries – one for where they are during term and the other for the rest of the year.
Many people welcomed the idea but, Dr Dominique Thompson, Honorary Secretary of the Student Health..
The Government needs to take more robust action to tackle the impact of deep discounting and price promotions on the sales of unhealthy food and drink, says the Health Committee in its follow up report into childhood obesity.
Read the report summ..
A Brazilian teacher has come up with a unique way to help a schoolgirl who was being bullied because of her hair.
Ana Barbara Ferreira, from Sao Paulo, said her student was “sad” after being ridiculed by a boy, who had said her hair was “ugly”.
The banks and financial regulators should do more to tackle the vicious cycle of debt and overcharging, says a Lords committee.
The Financial Exclusion Committee says banks are failing the customers who need them the most, leaving the poorest to rely..
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The competition is open to all primary 5,6, and 7 pupils from schools across Scotland. Individual prizes will be given to the best entries, but all the pupils in the winning class will win an all-expenses ..
It is the season for job interviews ready for the new academic year. It might be that you’ve just landed your first senior leadership or middle leadership role and it can be a daunting task. One thing new leaders often worry about is whether or not they are going to be able to work with the team that they are going to be leading. Building a team can be a difficult thing to do.
There are two main ways that you will have achieved that position. You’re either going to have got yourself a new job or you’re going to have been promoted within role. Most schools will require an interview for a new position, even if you’ve managed to gain it as a promotion. Getting a job in a new school gives you the chance to start afresh however promotion within a department or school to a leadership position can sometimes be more difficult given your existing relationships with colleagues.
Either way though, once you’ve landed that elusive leadership role, how do you go about building your team? One of th..
It’s been a week since I had the pleasure of serving on the judging panel for this year’s Posters in Parliament competition organised by the British Conference of Undergraduate Research (BCUR). The competition aims to showcase the high quality of und..