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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.

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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.

    #048 – Professor Becky Francis: The National Tutoring Programme

    #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.

    • 29 min
    Research Roundup – Dr Sam Baars: Area-based inequalities

    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.

    • 40 min
    Dr Hilary Leevers: Inspiring tomorrow's engineers

    Dr Hilary Leevers: Inspiring tomorrow's engineers

    In the episode of The Youth and Education Podcast, CfEY Associate Alix Robertson interviews Dr Hilary Leevers, CEO of Engineering UK.

    • 36 min
    Tim Oates: Myth and misunderstanding of assessment in England

    Tim Oates: Myth and misunderstanding of assessment in England

    In the episode of The Youth and Education Podcast, CfEY Associate Alix Robertson interviews Tim Oates CBE, Group Director of Assessment Research and Development at Cambridge Assessment.

    • 37 min
    Sam Twiselton: Training to teach in lockdown

    Sam Twiselton: Training to teach in lockdown

    In this episode of the Youth and Education Podcast, CfEY Associate Alix Robertson interviews Professor Samantha Twiselton OBE, Director of Sheffield Institute of Education at Sheffield Hallam University. Alix and Sam discuss: The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on this year’s cohort of trainee teachers The challenges of not having time to learn in school...

    • 33 min
    Research Roundup: Vanessa Joshua

    Research Roundup: Vanessa Joshua

    #043 Research Roundup – Vanessa Joshua: Racism and education In this episode, Vanessa Joshua, Trainee Associate at the Centre for Education and Youth, shares a selection of research that she has been reading lately with Phil Yeeles. This episode focusses on racism. In light of research findings and current events, Vanessa and Phil talk about...

    • 33 min

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