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Defining the nature of blended learning through its depiction in current research
Blended learning has been a feature of higher education practice and research for almost two decades. This article takes stock of current blended learning research, contributing to the growing number of meta-analyses of ...
Reflections on that-has-been : Snapshots from the students-as-partners movement
EDITORIAL NOTE (Alison): The idea for this multipart reflective essay emerged from first author Christel Brost’s reflections on her experience of striving to develop a students-as-partners approach within the context of a ...
Using multi-dimensional methods to understand the development, interpretation and enactment of quality assurance policy within the educational development community
Policy texts are representations of practice that both reflect and shape the world around them. There is, however, little higher education research that critically analyses the impact of higher education policy on educational ...
The impact of National Qualifications Frameworks: : by which yardstick do we measure dreams?
National Qualifications Frameworks (NQFs) are a global phenomenon. This is evidenced by their scale, coverage and intrinsic link with education policy across Europe and beyond. Research into their impact has encompassed a ...
Exploring the Complex Interplay of National Learning and Teaching Policy and Academic Development Practice
Academic developers are important interpreters of policy, yet little research has focussed on the interplay of policy and academic development practice. Using methods from Critical Discourse Analysis, this article analyses ...
Thriving Families: Evaluation of School Nurse Project 2014-15, commissioned report for Hertfordshire County Council Thriving Families.
(University of Hertfordshire, School of Education, 2015-10-01)
Researcher creations? : The positioning of policy texts in higher education research
In this article we explore the way in which policy texts are positioned in a selection of higher education journal articles. Previous research has suggested that policy implementation studies have taken an uncritical ...