BERA & the British Curriculum Forum to fund £12,000 of school based research

5 September 2018





The BCF Curriculum Investigation Grant is intended to support research led by schools and colleges with a focus on curriculum inquiry and investigation. In response to the call for 2018/2019 applications we received a record number of proposals.

We are pleased to announce that in response to the 2018/2019 call BERA and the BCF will be funding three projects to take place over the next year. In addition to the main grant of £5000, BERA has agreed to fund an additional £7000 to provide two second place commendations of £3500.
Local language, school and community: curricular innovation towards closing the attainment gap.
Banff Academy, Aberdeenshire

Grant: £5000
Second place commendations:
Exploring task design as an enabler of leading teaching in secondary schools: practical curriculum development through the use of theory
Icknield Community School, Oxfordshire

Grant: £3500
What is ‘Variation’ in Early Years Mathematics?
Great Torrington Bluecoat C of E Primary School, Devon

Grant: £3500

We will be providing regular updated on the progress of the projects with final reports expected in 2019

Find out more about the BCF Curriculum Investigation Grant