From ivory towers to the chalkface


Despite the explosion of education research in recent years, the distance between researchers and teachers is greater than ever. This isn’t the fault of teachers; there is significant and growing trend of grass root research engagement. Much of the fault now lies with academia; researchers need to build better links with schools so that research makes a real difference.

Across two days, over 250 sessions will take place at the Festival. A full timetable of sessions will be available from late May 2019. Until this point we will only be announcing the day(s) sessions will be taking place.