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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Publications

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Latest News
Are Welsh-medium schools in south-east Wales ‘middle class’?

7th August 2017

Are pupils who attend Welsh-medium schools in south-east Wales mostly from middle-class backgrounds and does it matter?

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WISERD hosts Cardiff University summer placement students

31st July 2017

WISERD has been delighted to host five undergraduate students this summer for work placements exploring dementia research, the intergenerational transmission of family values and data mapping.

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