School of Education

School of Education

We are at the forefront of educational research and research-informed teaching, offering world-class campus and distance learning programmes. We are a dynamic and diverse community, committed to understanding and improving learning at every stage of life and in all contexts: from communities and families to schools, further and higher education institutions and public sector organisations.

We pride ourselves on our excellent track record of developing fruitful local, national and international collaborations with practitioners, schools, policy-makers and academic colleagues.

About us

The School of Education at Leicester is one of the largest in the UK and has a long-standing reputation for research and professional development.

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School partnerships

We collaborate closely with the teaching profession and schools through a number of highly-regarded and well-established partnerships.

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Friends of the School

The principal aim of the Friends of the School of Education is to promote and support the educational achievement of young people in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

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"The lecturers are incredibly supportive and allow you the freedom to research and explore your own interests from day one, making us stand out from the crowd as confident, active members of the research community."

Lily, MA International Education