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Mathematics education policy enactment in England’s Further Education Colleges (2018)
Journal Article
Dalby, D., & Noyes, A. (2018). Mathematics education policy enactment in England’s Further Education Colleges. Journal of Vocational Education and Training, 70(4), 564-580. doi:10.1080/13636820.2018.1462245

England’s Further Education (FE) sector is in permanent flux with policy interpretations and translations taking place at multiple levels within increasingly large and complex multi-site organizations. Devolved responsibility gives managers considera... Read More

Using digital technology to enhance formative assessment in mathematics classrooms (2018)
Journal Article
Dalby, D., & Swan, M. (in press). Using digital technology to enhance formative assessment in mathematics classrooms. British Journal of Educational Technology, doi:10.1111/bjet.12606. ISSN 0007-1013

In this paper, which is based on research from the EU-funded project Improving Progress through Formative Assessment in Science and Mathematics Education (FASMEd), we explore how iPads are used within formative assessment processes by six mathematics... Read More

Locating mathematics within post-16 vocational education in England (2015)
Journal Article
Dalby, D., & Noyes, A. (2015). Locating mathematics within post-16 vocational education in England. Journal of Vocational Education and Training, doi:10.1080/13636820.2015.1110828. ISSN 1363-6820

The political importance of mathematics in post-16 education is clear. Far less clear is how mathematics does and should relate to vocational education. Successive mathematics curricula (e.g. core skills, key skills) have been developed in England wi... Read More