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Education and Pedagogy Research Groups (EPRG)

Group membership:

​Adult and Continuing Education

Louise Cook
Dr Sue Davis
Dr Cecilia Hannigan-Davies
Tim Palazon

​Outdoor Learning

 This is a multi-disciplinary research team which explores how outdoor spaces (from woodlands to school playgrounds) can be used to develop and enhance learning, especially in the early years.             


Dylan Adams
Dr Cheryl Ellis
Chantelle Haughton
Dr Kieran Hodgkin
Sandra Dumitrescu
Angharad Williams
Julian Symes (Academic Associate - PhD)

Primary Education and Early Years

Cheryl Anthony
Jo Bowers
Dr Sue Davis
June Hurcom

​Higher Education

Dr Jan Huyton
Nicola Poole (Academic Associate - EdD)

​Technology in Education

This group focuses upon researching ICT in educational settings, particularly the use of interactive technologies, in teaching and learning scenarios at all ages.

Dr Emily Abbinett
Professor Gary Beauchamp
Dr Cecilia Hannigan-Davies
Dr Judith Kneen
Cheryl Anthony
Nik Konstantakis
Nigel Jones (Academic Associate - EdD)
Jeffrey Lewis (Academic Associate - EdD)
Sammy Chapman (Academic Associate - PhD)       

​Language in Education

Jo Bowers
Gabriel Roberts
Craig Ellis Howard
Emeritus Professor Janet Laugharne
Isabelle Adams (Academic Associate - PhD)
Paul Warren (Academic Associate - EdD)
Nik Konstantakis

​Music Education

This group explores music in primary, secondary schools in formal and informal settings.

Professor Gary Beauchamp
Sian Davies-Barnes
Viv John
Sian Sarwar
Dylan Adams

​Education and Social Policy

Daniel Burrows
Dr Jan Huyton
Tim Palazon

 

​Initial Teacher Education

Professor Gary Beauchamp
Tom Breeze
Sioned Dafydd
Sian Davies-Barnes
Craig Ellis Howard
Viv John
Dr Judith Kneen
Kris Sobol
Emma Thayer
Kin Yu
Fiona Heath-Diffey

Special Educational Needs

This multi-disciplinary group investigate effective strategies to support learners with a wide range of special educational needs.

Dr Cheryl Ellis
Dr Louise Allen-Walker
Dr Beverly Nelson
Dr Rhiannon Packer
Hannah Mae Lewis (Academic Associate - PhD)