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Part 4: Evidence based practice – making a difference in policy and practice

Part four of this series considers a case study from the natural resource management sector, which highlights that practitioners are willing to use evidence to inform their decision making, and that as a result they use the interventions that are proven to be the most effective. 365 more words

Green shoots at the grassroots will grow a better profession

By guest blogger Alex Quigley, Director of Learning and Research at Huntington School, York

Few subjects in education can offer the promise of a consensus of opinion. 642 more words



What would it look like if there was more unity in our profession? Lots of people complain about lack of unity, but how do you do that in a profession with so many flavors? 1,084 more words

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Classroom sizes - what's the evidence that smaller class sizes are better for learning?

The case study for part three of the series “Evidence based practice – making a difference in policy and practice” is taken from the education sector.  316 more words

DESC #BookBuddies Meeting One- Make it stick!

The books have arrived….(finally!), delighted to have DESC’s staff book club up and running! We currently have 3 book groups that will run parallel to each other. 468 more words

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Standards and status – supporting the role of evidence in a College of Teaching

By Kelly Kettlewell

On Tuesday this week the Government announced plans to develop a College of Teaching, to ‘drive forward the culture change which is already starting to make teaching a more evidence-based profession which confidently grounds its practice in robust research and evaluation’. 514 more words


If The (EBP Practice Guideline) Shoe Fits, Wear It! Definitely!

If you want to solve a priority clinical problem using the best research evidence out there, you & your team have at least a couple of options: 468 more words

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