Our Work

Our Work


Research & Knowledge exchange

We are committed to fostering and nourishing an inclusive and collaborative learning community through which knowledge can be critically exchanged and debated, rigorously researched and validated. 

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We work with many partners to support a shared vision about the transformative impact of education and life-long learning.

Through our regional, national and international partnerships we seek to serve our community and our stakeholders in building high quality learning and development opportunities.

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School of Childhood and Education Sciences


The school offers an exciting range of programmes to practitioners working, or wanting to work in early years, special needs, PE, career and personal development as well as students of childhood, adult, community and international education.

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School of Teacher Education & Development


We aim to provide outstanding programmes, projects and research for teachers in all sectors of education and at all stages of their careers. With our local, national and international partnerships we can provide access to a unique range of expertise and experience.

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Conferences & Events

Througout the year, the Faculty of Education organises events and conferences for regional, national and international audiences.

Conferences & Events


MA Myth, Cosmology & the sacred

This interdisciplinary Masters course draws on studies in psychology, anthropology, theology, esoteric philosophy, a range of wisdom traditions and the arts.

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Christian school education

Professor Trevor Cooling is interviewed about Christian school education at the Chelmsford Diocese Church School Leaders’ conference.

Watch full interview

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auto/biographical narrative research methodology

Linden West will provide an overview of the biographical turn, and his own turn to such a methodology, in the late 1980s.

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National Institute for Christian Education Research. The aim of this centre is to support and conduct research and development to strengthen the work of Christians in education.

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Research Centre for Children, Families and Communities. This dynamic centre aims to undertake reseach that enhances the lives and life chances of children and young people while building stong families and communities.

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The LASAR Centre conducts research and provides public seminars, workshops and resources exploring the relationships between science, religion and other disciplines in education.

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The Centre for Career & Personal Development offers an exciting range of programmes relating to careers, counselling and supporting young people.

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The Teaching and Learning Academy is an innovative way of helping teachers and those working in support roles in schools/other education settings to improve thier practice and gain professional recognition for doing so.

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Canterbury Christ Church University operating as Kent & Medway STEM holds the STEMNET schools network contract for Kent and Medway and provides information and links to Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) Enhancement & Enrichment activities.

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Teach First recruit, train and support high calibre graduates who will make a real impact on educational disadvantage through their exceptional and inspirational teaching.

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