The Institute for Effective Education

The Institute for Effective Education (IEE) is an independent charity working to improve education for all children by promoting the use of evidence in education policy and practice.

Based at the University of York, we are focused on improving teaching and learning for all children by working closely with schools to support the development and use of effective and efficient approaches.

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Latest news

  1. First keynote speakers confirmed

    Posted on 12 December 2019

    Lisa Whitworth from Sidmouth College and Emma Sutherland from Nesta are the first confirmed keynote …

  2. Learning from school-led evaluation projects

    Posted on 8 October 2019

    BOOK YOUR PLACE at our second Innovation Evaluation conference, on Thursday 23 January 2020

Latest blog posts

  1. Celebrating 200 issues of Best Evidence in Brief

    Posted on 14 November 2019

    This week we have sent out the 200th issue of Best Evidence in Brief. Produced by the IEE in …

  2. Can schools be expected to solve the obesity crisis?

    Posted on 1 November 2019

    Schools are often seen as the first line of defence against many of society's problems, but how easy …