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Alumna named as Global Teacher Prize finalist

UCL Institute of Education (IOE) alumna Andria Zafirakou (PGCE Art and Design) has been named as a top 10 finalist in the 2018 Global Teacher Prize.

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IOE leads national conference on closing the higher skills gap

A conference led by UCL Institute of Education (IOE), bringing together leaders in business, education, academia and policy to look at how to improve technical and vocational education takes place in Leeds today (7 February).

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State schools often better managed than private schools

State schools in Britain are often better managed than private schools, according to research from UCL Institute of Education (IOE) Professors Alex Bryson and Francis Green to be published by the National Institute of Economic and Social Research this week.

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IOE celebrates success of young readers in London

UCL Institute of Education (IOE) and the British Library today celebrated the achievements of London school children who have overcome problems with literacy through the IOE’s Reading Recovery Programme.

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New research questions results from the PISA 2015 study

A new paper, written by UCL Institute of Education (IOE) academic Professor John Jerrim, questions the findings from the latest Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) study.

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More than one in ten 14-year-olds admit to binge drinking

Just under half of young people in the UK had tried alcohol by the time they were 14, with more than one in ten confessing to binge drinking, new findings from the Millennium Cohort Study have revealed.

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IOE academic recognised in New Year Honours

Professor Katharine Carruthers, the Director of the UCL Institute Of Education (IOE) Confucius Institute for Schools, has been awarded an OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) for services to education.

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Government policies fail to reduce school segregation

Rich and poor children continue to go to different schools in many countries despite government efforts to encourage them to learn together and reduce the achievement gap, according to new research from UCL Institute of Education (IOE).

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New Collaborative Social Science Domain launched

UCL has launched a new collaborative research domain in an event chaired by Professor Alison Fuller, UCL Institute of Education (IOE) Pro-Director: Research and Development.

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Emeritus Professor wins European research award

Karen Evans, Emeritus professor at UCL Institute of Education (IOE), has won the European Commission’s vocational education and training (VET) Research Award in recognition of her career’s work.

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Pupils from across the country celebrate Mandarin success

Over 100 pupils were this week praised by Education Secretary Justine Greening and Schools Standards Minister Nick Gibb on their high levels of achievements studying under UCL Institute of Education’s (IOE) Mandarin Excellence Programme.

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One in five young people obese at age 14, study reveals

One in five young people born in the UK at the turn of the century was obese by the age of 14, and a further 15 per cent were found to be overweight, a study by UCL Institute of Education (IOE) has found.

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