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`This is a very simple but notable piece of work....they have done a service to education in providing evidence (and there is remarkably little elsewhere) that continuous professional development does pay off in terms of a better education for pupils in schools' - School Leadership and Management Much debate currently concerns the value of education research : how is it perceived by practitioners and students ? How useful and relevant is it ? Who best carries it out ? Can it be free from political influence ? While practitioner research is widely advocated, little is known about its effect on individuals, teams and the institution. In Practitioner Research in Education, the au

Influencing School Culture
Influencing school culture
DavidMiddlewood
Introduction

This chapter examines the extent to which research in schools carried out by its staff has influenced the ethos or culture of that school. Given that impact may be greater the more pieces of research are carried out, the chapter focuses on schools where a significant number of ...

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