Research in the Department of Education and Childhood
There is strength and diversity in the programme of research in Education and Childhood at UWE Bristol. A broad range of substantive areas of enquiry is sponsored by a wide range of funding bodies. The Department hosts a research group, the Bristol Inter-disciplinary Group for Education Research (BRIDGE).
Our aim is to address educational issues from early childhood throughout the life course.
The core goal is to promote social justice and create sustainable futures through the research, teaching and knowledge exchange activities of Department staff, associates and postgraduate researchers.
Encompassing one overall theme - social justice - and three inter-connected strands: researching with children and young people; digital education; and research in global and sustainable education.
Research theme and research projects
Research theme and strands
Learn more about our central research theme, social justice, and its related strands. You can also view examples of current projects relating to each area.
View an archive of past research projects within the Department of Education and Childhood, organised by theme/strand.