CHEEA Research Projects


Evaluation of the University of Birmingham 'Forward Thinking' Outreach Programme

Description
CHEEA is working with the University of Birmingham's Outreach Unit to design data collection and analyse evidence which will help in evaluating the targeting and impact of the Forward Thinking' Outreach programme.

Labour market expectations, relative performance and subject choice

Description
This project, funded by the Nuffield Foundation (2011-2013), evaluated the effects of providing 15-16 year-old students with information about the differences between earnings of graduates from different subjects.

Literature synthesis lessons from the widening access, student retention and success national programme archive (WASRS)

Description
This research was a synthesis of material in the Widening Access, Student Retention and Success National (WASRS) programme archive. The synthesis drew together some of the central themes running through the archive and it aimed to make the evidence gathered from widening participation programmes accessible to a wide audience including practitioners, researchers and policy makers

Evaluation of the use of IRIS-Connect (Video Technology) to support teachers' reflection and practice

Description
This research (2015-2016) will evaluate the schools' use of IRIS-Connect video system for reflecting on lessons.