Moray House School of Education and Sport

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Latest news at Moray House School of Education and Sport.

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Head of School publishes new book

Professor Richard Andrews, our Head of School, has recently published his book Polyrhythmicity in Language, Music and Society as part of Springer’s ‘Cultural Studies and Transdisciplinarity in Education’ series.

Digital Play

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A new, freely available online resource that supports parents and professionals to feel more confident about developing strategies for integrating digital media into family life.

Haptic tech turns phones into multi-sensory nature learning tools

Co-investigators Dr Laura Colucci-Gray, Dr Andrew Manches and Jonathan Hancock are collaborating with the Open University in development of new technology allowing children to experience the ‘feel’ of nature through their smartphones.

Angela Davis at Moray House Annual Lecture

Angela Davis
We were delighted to host prominent civil rights activist and scholar, Angela Davis’ presentation on “Black Feminism and Histories of Internationalism” at the Moray House Annual Lecture 2021.

£1million investment in UK Froebelian education

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Following several years of planning and a competitive application process, a team of our researchers, led by Dr Lynn McNair, were chosen to receive major funding from the Froebel Trust.

Child protection systems responses to covid 19 in South Asia

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An analytical report commissioned by UNICEF

Pioneering the future of digital education in universities

The recently published Manifesto for Teaching Online is a distillation of a research programme beginning in 2011 focusing on the politics and practices of digital education.

Pupils 'would benefit from thinking like Da Vinci'

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Researchers demonstrate need for trans-disciplinary education.

Supporting links between home and school learning

Moray House Read, Write, Count Collaborative group have produced videos to support home learning.

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