A new project to support student carers

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Staffordshire University is leading a project to better support students with caring responsibilities alongside their studies. 1 in 8 adults provide unpaid care for family and friends, according to Carers UK. Yet there is limited data about the numbers of carers attending university and their experiences […]

Schools are surveying students to improve teaching. But many teachers find the feedback too difficult to act on

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Education departments have been investing in feedback-based tools to assess school performance. These include student perception surveys, where students provide feedback on the quality of their learning and their experiences in the classroom or at school. The hope is such feedback will provide teachers and other […]