Wales Institute of Social & Economic Research, Data & Methods
Sefydliad Ymchwil Gymdeithasol ac Economaidd, Data a Dulliau Cymru

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WISERD-Education

Information on research conducted within the WISERD Education theme, including as part of the WISERDEducation research project, can be found below.

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Evaluating the Foundation Phase

WISERD is undertaking an independent evaluation of the Foundation Phase early years education policy for the Welsh Government. Read more >>>

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Widening Access to Higher Education

 

 

The overall aim of the proposed research is to demonstrate the effectiveness of the secondary analysis of administrative data-sets to delineate patterns of participation in higher education (HE) and, thereby, to contribute to the development of policy and professional practice in widening access in Wales. Read more >>>

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WISERDEducation Project

 

 
The WISERDEducation project is a one million pound investment to advance education research to sustain and enhance the quality of learning and the standards of teaching and teacher education in Wales Read more >>>

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Listen below as Professor Chris Taylor discusses developments in his evaluation of the Pupil Deprivation Grant (PDG)

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Latest News
WISERD is part of the new Alzheimer’s Society Centre of Excellence

20th June 2017

Alzheimer’s Society has announced today (Tuesday 20 June) that it has committed almost £2million to the University of Exeter, as part of its biggest-ever single investment in dementia care research, which WISERD will be continuing to contribute to.

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Latest findings from the Young People and Brexit project - 'revenge of the young remainers'?

14th June 2017

In light of the 2017 General Election, in which the youth vote became one of the defining features, Dr Stuart Fox and Dr Sioned Pearce update us on the latest findings from the Young People and Brexit project. Using new data, they discuss whether there really was a ‘youth surge’ in votes and whether this election really was the ‘revenge of the young remainers’?

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