Research

Why we joined the Research College Group – and you should too

If we want to fully and finally get past the ‘invisibility’ of research in FE, we must join together...

JL Dutaut
Kerry Scattergood
Research

Practitioner research isn’t enough. FE must embrace a research ethos

FE has come a long way in embracing research but leaders should be doing more to attract attention and...

JL Dutaut
Andrew Morris
Research

25 years on: What did the LSRN ever do for us?

As the Learning & Skills Research Network (LSRN) celebrates its silver jubilee, Andrew Morris sets out the challenges it...

JL Dutaut
Andrew Morris
Long read, Research

Focus feature: The realities of research in FE

Despite a lack of funds and interest from above, research in FE is being kept alive by grassroots groups...

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
Research

FE staff offered scholarships to explore gaps in sector’s research

The scheme is intended to tackle a 'historic' lack of research in the sector

Fraser Whieldon
Fraser Whieldon