Educational Underachievement

  • Purdy, N. Gibson, K., Orr, K., Tsang, K. (2022) Perceptions of Level 4 & 5 Qualifications in Northern Ireland

    This mixed methods research study, funded by the Department for the Economy (DfE) in Northern Ireland, and conducted by a […]

  • Bloomer, S., Purdy, N. Gibson, K., Orr, K. (2022) The Assessment of Vocational Education and Training Qualifications

    In the last decade a significant body of literature was generated at the national policy level, much of which was […]

  • Purdy, N. (2022) Beyond The Stereotype

    Numerous academic and policy reports over many years have highlighted the underachievement of some pupils within the Northern Ireland education […]

  • Purdy (2021) A Fair Start: Final Report and Action Plan of the Expert Panel on Educational Underachievement in Northern Ireland

    The Expert Panel on educational underachievement submitted its Final Report and Action Plan – “A Fair Start” – to the […]

  • Purdy, N. (2021) Pastoral Care in Challenging Times

    Editorial for the journal Pastoral Care in Education, Volume 39: Issue 1.

  • Purdy, N. (2021) Moving Forward Together, Learning from the Past

    A contribution from CREU director Dr Noel Purdy to a collection of perspectives on how responses to the COVID-19 pandemic […]

Bloomer, S., Purdy, N. Gibson, K., Orr, K. (2022) The Assessment of Vocational Education and Training Qualifications

Bloomer, S., Purdy, N. Gibson, K., Orr, K. (2022) The Assessment of Vocational Education and Training Qualifications

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Purdy, N. Gibson, K., Orr, K., Tsang, K. (2022) Perceptions of Level 4 & 5 Qualifications in Northern Ireland

Purdy, N. Gibson, K., Orr, K., Tsang, K. (2022) Perceptions of Level 4 & 5 Qualifications in Northern Ireland

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Walsh (2021) Play in Practice during the Pandemic: Summary Report

Walsh (2021) Play in Practice during the Pandemic: Summary Report

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