Welcome to the School of Education, a leader in the field of education, with over 100 years of service to the wider education community in Ireland, writes Professor Dympna Devine, Head of School.
Our record of excellence in teaching and learning is built on a foundation of research excellence, recognized in the QS world subject rankings (2014) where we achieved the highest rating among Schools of Education in Ireland for research activity. Our team of dedicated academic staff prides itself on building synergies between our research and teaching, giving rise to innovative programmes that respond to changing needs in the education system. Read more.....
Elena PhD Ed
Sugrue Unmasking School Leadership
Anne PhD Ed
Quality Assurance and Teacher Education Policy: International Challenges and Expectations
Harford, J. Hudson, B., Niemi, H.
Vision, values, voices: leadership for inclusive schooling
MacRuairc,G., Ottesen, E and Precey, R
History of Education: Themes and Perspectives
Deirdre Raftery (Editor), David Crook (Editor)
New Managerialism in Education: Commercialization, Carelessness and Gender
Female Education in Ireland 1700-1900: Minerva or Madonna?
Deirdre Raftery, Susan M. Parkes
Fiona PhD C&Y
Joelma MSc C&Y
Annual Doctoral Conference Dublin 2015
Claire Redmond, a PhD student in the School of Education, has been awarded the 2015 ASTI PhD Scholarship Fund for her PhD entitled "Curriculum Reform and Framing by Media".
Dr Judith Harford's new book entitled "Secondary School Education in Ireland: History, Memories and Life Stories, 1922-1967", co-authored with Professor Tom O'Donoghue, is published by Palgrave Macmillan.
Professor Dympna Devine was an invited expert at a presentation on "an alternative approach to educational reform" as part of the Civil Service Renewal Open Debate.
Dr Declan Fahie presented a paper at the Queering Ireland - Politically Queer Conference, Boston College on August 15th.
The School of Education is delighted to announce that UCD will host European Conference Educational Research (ECER) 2016.