Latest News 04 Sep 14
Bloomsbury Hack Day
thumb-events_03.pngThe inaugural Bloomsbury Hack Day on July 16, jointly hosted by Birkbeck, University of London, UCL and the Institute of Education, University of London, saw children from three schools participate with a programme of different lab-based activities designed and guided by three top London universities located in Bloomsbury. Alongside UCL Academy, Watford Grammar School for Boys and Townlee Grammar School (Girls) learned about programming during the hands-on activities. Read on for a video report.
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Latest News 03 Sep 14
16th What The Research Says Event

thumb-events_04.pngThe 16th What The Research Says event has the title: The Potential and Impact of TEL on Teaching and Learning and runs on Friday 26th September 1.30-4pm at the London Knowledge Lab. Read more details and sign up for the event!

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Latest News 01 Sep 14
LKL at ALT-C 2014
alt-logo2014.pngAs in previous years, the LKL shows again a strong presence at ALT-C, the annual conference of the Association for Learning Technology. After one year as Chair of ALT, Diana Laurillard takes over as President, and LKL researchers are running a total of four sessions. Read on for details.
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Research 01 Sep 14
LIBE: Supporting Lifelong Learning with Inquiry-Based Education
LIBE LogoAlex Poulovassilis and George Magoulas are participating in a new EU project, LIBE: Supporting Lifelong Learning with Inquiry-Based Education with other partners in Italy, Norway, Netherlands and Portugal. The project is developing a Virtual Learning Environment to support personalised development of literacy, numeracy and problem-solving skills through an inquiry-based approach to learning.
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Latest News 01 Sep 14
2nd Global Education and Technology Health Summit
LogoThe LKL is pleased to be a partner of the 2nd Global Education and Technology Health Summit, talking place in Dublin on November 13-14 2014. The summit brings together Governments, NGOs, Education and the digital and IT sectors to address the global health worker shortage, through the use of digital media and ICTs. The LKL will be presenting the latest research from the ESRC/DFID-funded mobile community health worker project, contributing to advancing knowledge on effective approaches to health worker training in low resource settings.
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OLDS MOOC Final Report
A report is now available on the Learning Design MOOC, run by LKL and several other universities, led by the OU. The 9-week Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on learning and curriculum ...


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 ...


Wellcome Trust/Imperial PhD Studentship opportunity
This unusual PhD studentship (based at Imperial College London, funded by the Wellcome Trust) aims to theorise public engagement as an educational process. It builds on an extensive body of ...