Education research round-up

Here’s a round-up of the latest Education research news to have reached the inbox of the Intute: Education editors.

The National Foundation for Education Research has just released the summer edition of nfernews which presents brief summaries of research items, including assessment of reading, the issues concerning headteachers and the impact of feedback on school performance.

The National Academy for Gifted and Talented Youth draws our attention to gifted youngsters who do not wish to have their food choices dictated by school policy and they are promoting the national register for gifted and talented pupils.

The General Teaching Council for England has released its latest Research of the Month summary which looks at comparative education studies, specifically the French and English primary school system

Finally, the Teaching and Learning Research Programme has produced a series of commentaries on various educational issues including, 14-19 education, science education in schools and improving teaching and learning.

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