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Education in place – Bath Spa University

Education in-place

This project seeks to develop a deeper understanding of education in rural and coastal communities.

Project background

Funded with generous support from Bath Spa University.

Some of the most challenging educational contexts are in communities located in remote places.

The project has three main aims:

  • Develop new theoretical understandings of educational in place
  • Understand the specifics of rurality and education: small schools, multi-grade classes, teaching and learning
  • Contextualise policies targeting school improvements in communities’ schools

Project data collection

Our methods and data collection include the following:

  • Content analysis of documents
  • Q methodology
  • Walking methodologies.

Project team

Research outputs

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