Research 21 Dec 14
ScratchMaths project supports computational and mathematical thinking through programming
ScratchMaths ScreenshotFunded by a £600k grant from the Educational Endowment Foundation, ScratchMaths is a design and evaluation that seeks to establish how the learning of computer programming in Scratch can improve mathematics at Key Stage 2, with a potential nationwide rollout. The project is led by Professor Richard Noss and Professor Dame Celia Hoyles, with Professor Ivan Kalas joining the LKL team ...
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Study 15 Dec 14
US President Barack Obama gives backing to LKL MOOC
thumb_barack_obama_cut.jpegThe ICT in Primary Education Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) developed at the London Knowledge Lab as a collaboration between the UCL Institute of Education (IOE), the University of London International Programme (ULIP), and the UNESCO Institute for IT in Education (IITE) has been selected as one of 50 professional development courses for teachers approved by US President Barack Obama. They will provide "district-approved professional development courses to any teacher anywhere ...
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Publications 24 Nov 14
Book Award includes LKL Contribution
thumb_handbookofmobilelearning.jpgSara Price, Paul Davies and William Farr are the authors of a chapter on Teachers’ Tools: Designing Customizable Applications for M-learning Activities in the Handbook of Mobile Learning, which won the 2014 Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) Division of Distance Learning (DDL) Distance Education Book Award.
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Latest News 14 Nov 14
Meet the Winners of the Open Education Challenge
OEC LogoThe LKL hosts the winners of the Open Education Challenge, a European initiative to support edutech startups striving to make a difference in education. Meet the winners at the Impact Hub Westminster on 26th November in the evening. More information and registration details in our events section.
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Latest News 07 Nov 14
What the Research Says Event: Designing a MOOC

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The 17th What The Research Says event on Friday 28th November is on the topic of Designing a MOOC. We will be asking lots of questions around MOOC designs, approaches, and experiences, including results and evaluations from those who have delivered large-scale online courses.
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Events

  • Thu 15 Jan, 09:00 | Conference
    Multimodality: Methodological Explorations

  • Research

    Publications

    Book Award includes LKL Contribution
    Sara Price, Paul Davies and William Farr are the authors of a chapter on Teachers’ Tools: Designing Customizable Applications for M-learning Activities in the Handbook of Mobile Learning, which won ...

    People

    Media Planet 2014 Autism Campaign
    Kaska Porayska-Pomsta has contributed to the 2014 Autism Campaign by the Media Planet. The interview with Dr Porayska-Pomsta has been published as a supplement to The Independent newspaper on ...

    Study

    US President Barack Obama gives backing to LKL MOOC
    The ICT in Primary Education Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) developed at the London Knowledge Lab as a collaboration between the UCL Institute of Education (IOE), the University of ...