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researchED Cheshire

March 18 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

“We need a wider understanding of ‘great teaching’ that is based on research evidence […] one of the key lessons is that it is not enough just to know what effective practice is: we have to have a clear strategy for implementing the change from current practice to improved practice.” Rob Coe

ResearchED Cheshire: Where to start and where next?

The theme of the day will be around the idea of ‘ResearchED: Where to start and where next? A focus on the mobilisation and application of research evidence in education decision-making and in the classroom.

Speakers and Downloads:

Click on any download link to download the speaker’s slides.

Alex Quigley (Director of Research School and Author of The Confident Teacher) Download

Tom Sherrington (Former Headteacher)

Stuart Kime (Evidence-Based Education)

Dr Gary Jones (Research Lead Consultant) Download

Robin Launder (founder of Behaviour Buddy)

Nick Rose (Co-author of What every Teacher needs to know about Psychology) Download

Megan Dixon (Director of Aspirer Research School) Download

Dr Sally Bamber (University of Chester) Download

Ffion Eaton (Assistant Headteacher – Tarporley High School – EEF RISE school) Download

Oliver Caviglioli (Ex-special school head. Visualiser of teaching concepts and processes. HOW2s creator) Download

Sarah Mulholland (Head of English, Tarporley HS – RISE) Download

Chris Atherton (Cheshire Vale TSA – Research Support Partnership – Sir John Deane’s College) and

Ben Cox (Cheshire Vale TSA – Research Support Partnership -Tarporley High School) Download

Caroline Creaby (Sandringham School) and Jonathan Haslam (Institute for Effective Education) Download

Matt Yeoman (Lead practitioner and Research Lead Queen’s Park High School) Download

Rick Tynan (Liverpool John Moores University) Download


The conference will focus on the following 4 strands:

Where to start:

  • A beginner’s guide to research
  • The role of the Research Lead in schools

Where next:

  • Evidence in the classroom – translating evidence into pedagogy
  • Leadership: Evidence-informed practice for school improvement

Who is this for? Teachers, Trainee Teachers, Teaching Assistants, School Leaders at all levels and anyone interested in education.

We look forward to welcoming you to join with us in a range of presentations and workshops to explore how evidence-informed practice can shape pedagogy and school leadership.

Tickets are £22 and include lunch.

Venue:  Queen’s Park High School, Handbridge Chester Cheshire CH4 7AE

Hosted by Cheshire Vale Teaching School Alliance – http://www.cvtsa.co.uk/

Lead school: Tarporley High School and Sixth Form College


March 18
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Cheshire Vale Teaching School Alliance


Queen’s Park High School
Queen's Park Road, Handbridge
Chester, CH4 7AE United Kingdom
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