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
Research shows disability has lasting negative effect on employment

21st February 2017

New research highlights the need for policy support to be directed towards helping those who develop a disability to retain work owing to the lasting negative effect on employment even when they recover.

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Social media and young people

7th February 2017

It’s Safe Internet Day today – an opportunity to focus our attention on the growing popularity of social media among young people and some of the challenges this poses.

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