Topic: Education

What does the future of school learning look like in the wake of COVID-19? Ask a biology teacher

What does the future of school learning look like in the wake of COVID-19? Ask a biology teacher

After the past year’s extraordinary ‘experiment’ in online learning, we now have an opportunity to develop this resource so it ...
Mother and son learning at home

IPPO roundtable report: ‘COVID-19 will do to online learning what the first world war did to flying’

The pandemic has presented an extraordinary experiment in remote education for children of all ages. Our latest IPPO roundtable addresses ...

RESEARCH NOTES

Engineer showing apprentice how to use a tool-making machine

How has COVID-19 disrupted the UK labour market, and how can better adult training and job placement aid the recovery?

The UK ranks among the worst countries in Europe for ‘skills mismatches’. Creating new opportunities for adult training and reskilling ...
What works for employment training?

What works for employment training? The key questions we need to answer to aid a skills-led COVID-19 recovery

One thing we can be sure of is that skills and employment training have an important role to play in ...
children play in summer

‘The Great Summer Reset’: An IPPO policy note on how best to support children’s emotional recovery

Building on our two roundtable discussions on how the wellbeing of schoolchildren has been affected by COVID-19, this policy note ...
A group of young people

How can we help young people recover after the loneliness and losses of lockdown?

Ahead of IPPO’s roundtable discussion on what this summer's programmes for schoolchildren should look like, here is a young person’s ...
Teenagers in summer

Wellbeing recovery: what should summer support programmes look like for schoolchildren this year?

This is a rapid, evidence-based response to the policy need identified at our roundtable discussion on the wellbeing of young ...
summer programme

What support do children need most this summer? Proposal for a universal wellbeing programme

Northern Ireland’s Interim Mental Health Champion Siobhan O’Neill outlines her vision for a summer programme to promote children’s emotional regulation ...