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School of Education


  • Contemporary Childhood Conference

    The Contemporary Childhood Conference on the theme of Young Citizens and Society: Fostering Civic Participation was a big success on the 2nd and 3rd September.  The School of Education welcomed delegates from the USA, Australia, Europe, Asia and the UK.

  • Games Pedagogy

    Professor David Kirk gave a keynote address to the 6th International Teaching Games for Understanding Conference held at the German Sports University in Cologne 25-27 July. 

  • TransForming Research Practice
    Strathclyde University has hosted the cross-sector seminar TransForming Research Practice: Towards ‘Best Practice’ in Transgender and Non-binary Inclusive Social Research.


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Contemporary Childhood Conference 2016

Strathclyde's School of Education is pleased to host its second Contemporary Childhood Conference, which will take place on 2-3 September 2016. Find out all you need to know about the conference, including speakers, registration details, and information on submitting papers/symposia.

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Innovation in Primary Education: Developing Innovative Practice as a Student Teacher

If you're interested in leading innovation at primary school level, this is the place for you.

This site explores innovative, alternative and creative forms of education so we can learn from them, taking the key ideas, and exploring how to apply them in a mainstream context.

It's also an opportunity to reflect on ideas that work, and those that don’t. 

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West Partnership

West Partnership is a unique, enhanced partnership agreement between the University of Glasgow, the University of Strathclyde and nine partner local authorities in Scotland. The partnership was formed to progress the main recommendations of Teaching Scotland’s Future (2011). Find out more.
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