Alix Robertson and Phil Yeeles of The Centre for Education and Youth (along with their expert guests) explore developments in education and youth research and policy. There is a particular focus on how research can affect teachers, educational leaders and policy makers as well as others with a wider interest in improving outcomes for all of our young people. This is a UK based show.
Research Roundup – Baz Ramaiah: Social class and social mobility
In this episode, Baz Ramaiah, Associate with the Policy Strand at The Centre for Education and Youth, shares with Phil Yeeles a selection of research that he has been reading lately. This episode focusses on social class and social mobility. Baz and Phil talk about the political context and consequences of the 1944 Education Act; a longitudinal study looking at how social mobility has changed over the past several decades, and a recent piece of research looking at why British people tend to over-identify as working-class.
Alice Wilcock: Exclusions, Alternative Provision and the new APPG
In this episode of The Youth and Education Podcast, Trainee Associate at CfEY Vanessa Joshua talks to Alice Wilcock, Senior Policy Analyst at the Centre for Social Justice about exclusions, alternative provision and the new APPG on School Exclusions and Alternative Provision.
#050 – Microsoft: The Digital Divide
In this episode of The Youth and Education Podcast, CfEY Associate Alix Robertson chairs a roundtable discussion on the 'digital divide', with a panel of guests.
Adele Bates: Managing Behaviour in Lockdown and Beyond
In the episode of The Youth and Education Podcast, CfEY Associate Alix Robertson interviews Behaviour and Education Specialist Adele Bates.
#048 – Professor Becky Francis: The National Tutoring Programme
In the episode of The Youth and Education Podcast, CfEY Associate Alix Robertson interviews Professor Becky Francis, CEO of the Education Endowment Foundation.
Research Roundup – Dr Sam Baars: Area-based inequalities
In this episode, Dr Sam Baars, Director of Research and Operations at The Centre for Education and Youth, shares with Phil Yeeles a selection of research that he has been reading lately. This episode focusses on area-based inequalities. Sam and Phil talk about the different ways in which researchers classify areas, the factors that drive young people to move out of the areas they grew up in, and the issues that specifically affect coastal towns.