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Estimating learning loss by looking at time away from school during grade transition in Ghana

This blog was written by Ricardo Sabates, Reader in Education at the Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge and member of the REAL Centre, and Emma Carter, Research Associate at the REAL Centre. This blog is part of a series from the REAL Centre reflecting on the impacts of the current COVID-19 pandemic on research […]

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Learning Spaces in Africa

Learning Spaces in Africa – Book launch

Learning Spaces in Africa Critical Histories to 21st Century Challenges and Change Ola Uduku Manchester School of Architecture  Monday 19 November 12:30pm Blackwells bookshop, University of Manchester With a key UN Sustainable Development Goal for 2030 being to make basic education available to all the world’s children, Learning Spaces in Africa explores the architectural, sociopolitical […]

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Enabling learners to connect what they are learning with the ‘real world’ is vital for sustainable development

THEMATIC HIGHLIGHTS Beyond Literacy and Numeracy: re-thinking the curriculum Summary of thematic strand from UKFIET conference, September 2017 Thematic convenors: Clare Bentall, Institute of Education UCL and Paul Vare, University of Gloucestershire Surely nobody still believes that transferring a curriculum wholesale from one setting to another is a sensible approach. Certainly the presentations in this […]

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