The LiFT research programme sets a forward-looking agenda for children’s education and entertainment, underpinned by research evidence on children’s learning through digital technology
To conduct research on formative assessment in primary school early years’ numeracy contexts in Tanzania, East Africa and two sites in South Africa.
This project interested in the potential role of biophysiology (e.g., heart rate, cortisol, electrodermal activity, physical activity) for teaching and learning in educational contexts.
This project seeks to determine how the assessment tasks of category selection (e.g., a rubric-based “scoring” decision) and comparative judgment are cognitively different from one another.
An evaluation of the Multaka Oxford collaborative project to offer development opportunities to people from refugee communities through museum volunteering.
This project aims to understand attitudinal factors affecting underperformance and progression of some groups of Oxford undergraduates in highly mathematical subjects.
This study investigates the educational trajectories, attainments and experiences of children in care and in need, including the perspectives of parents, pupils and professionals.
The University is working in partnership with the local authority early years team, providing ongoing evaluation of local quality improvement projects.
These combined projects involve evaluation of area-based school improvement projects funded under the Department for Education’s Strategic School Improvement Fund (SSIF).
This project aims to improve outcomes for disadvantaged young children by supporting early years practitioners to offer high-quality language-learning environments.
This study will explore international measures of child development in language, numeracy, self-regulation, social, emotional, trust and empathy for 5 year olds across 3 pilot OECD countries.