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 National Foundation for Educational Research - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The National Foundation for Educational Research (NFER) was founded in 1946 as a centre for educational research and development in England and Wales.
The foundation's work includes educational research, evaluation of education and training programmes, and the development of assessments and specialist information services.
The foundation also has offices in Swansea and York.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/NFER   (150 words)

  
 National Education Research Forum
NERF was formed in 1999 by the then Secretary of State for Education, David Blunkett, to develop a national strategy for educational research.
Welcome to the National Educational Research Forum’s website.
Education Priorities - sharing and coordinating priorities for educational research.
www.nerf-uk.org   (275 words)

  
 Aliss - Inspiration - Research
The focus is research from the UK and Ireland, but material from the rest of Europe, the US and Australasia is also included.
Arts Research Digest provides summaries of research reports and related publications on cultural policy and practice.
National Advisory Committee on Creative and Cultural Education.
www.aliss.org.uk /ard.htm   (459 words)

  
 Education Research
CERUK (Current Educational Research in the UK) is part of the NFER (National Foundation for Educational Research) Web site, and is sponsored by NFER, DfES (the Department for Education and Skills), and EPPI (the Evidence for Policy and Practice Information and Co-ordinating Centre).
NERF (the National Educational Research Forum) is an independent organisation that aims to provide strategic direction for educational research nationally and to raise the quality, profile and impact of educational research.
The Research Centre for Museums and Galleries (RCMG) is part of the Department of Museum Studies at the University of Leicester.
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 Ferl - Online guide to computerised assessment launched
The National Foundation for Educational Research (NFER) has launched a new online guide to computerised assessment.
The new pages bring together a wide range of national and international research, useful information, and a database of 50 sites covering computerised assessment.
The NFER has a long-established, and worldwide, reputation in assessment development and research and the guide draws on the expertise and experience of its staff in this area.
ferl.becta.org.uk /display.cfm?resID=7524&page=73   (374 words)

  
 Cuadra Associates Customer Profile
The National Foundation for Educational Research (NFER) has been at the forefront of research and development in education for over 50 years.
The formal launch of CERUK is scheduled for September 13, 2001 at the British Educational Research Association's annual conference at the University of Leeds.
The mission of the NFER, which is an independent educational body based in Slough, England, is to gather, analyze, and disseminate research-based information in order to inform policy on education and training.
www.cuadra.com /customers/nfer.html   (232 words)

  
 National Foundation for Educational Research
The National Foundation for Educational Research is the largest independent educational research institution in Europe.
This summary outlines the key findings from a national evaluation of the first-year trials of the New Relationship with Schools (NRwS) carried out by a team at the National Foundation for Educational Research.
NFER’s team of experienced and highly qualified staff draw on extensive research techniques and effective support...
www.nfer.ac.uk   (274 words)

  
 Local Government Association research
All LGA Educational Research Programme titles are published by the NFER and are available from the Publications Unit, The Library, NFER, The Mere, Upton Park, Slough, SL1 2DQ.
This research examines how the leadership role of local authorities could be enhanced, particularly in terms of ensuring adequate leverage for councils, to enable them to plan strategically and co-ordinate services.
The results of the research projects can be obtained through free research briefings and priced for reports, both of which are available on the LGA website.
www.nfer.ac.uk /research/project_summaries.asp   (551 words)

  
 Find in a Library: Register of educational research in the United Kingdom.
by National Foundation for Educational Research in England and Wales.
Publisher: [Slough, Eng.] [Atlantic Highlands, N.J.] National Foundation for Educational Research in England and Wales.
Register of educational research in the United Kingdom.
www.worldcatlibraries.org /wcpa/ow/b45574d29b8c33a8.html   (82 words)

  
 Cancer Research and Prevention Foundation - Home
The Cancer Research and Prevention Foundation is a national, non-profit health foundation whose mission is the prevention and early detection of cancer through scientific research and education.
National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month is a collaborative effort to increase awareness that colorectal cancer is largely preventable, treatable and beatable through regular screenings, a healthy lifestyle and expert clinical care.
CRPF is partnering with the Step Up Women’s Network and Merck & Co., Inc. on a national public education campaign, Make the Connection, to raise awareness of cervical cancer.
www.preventcancer.org   (347 words)

  
 BUBL LINK: Educational research
Aims to sustain and promote a research culture in education by promoting cooperation and discussion with policy makers, other national educational research associations, international associations, and the European Educational Research Association.
Project established to acquire and disseminate data collected by national, state, local and private organisations, to serve the needs of academics, policy makers and researchers in the field of education.
The British Education Index (BEI) is compiled and edited at the University of Leeds and provides bibliographic references to 350 British and selected European English-language periodicals in the field of education and training, from 1986 onwards, plus developing coverage of national report and conference literature.
bubl.ac.uk /link/e/educationalresearch.htm   (829 words)

  
 A Routledge Journal: Educational Research
Educational Research, the journal of the National Foundation for Educational Research (NFER), was established in 1958.
Editor: Seamus Hegarty, National Foundation for Educational Research, UK Assistant Editor: Alison Lawson, National Foundation for Educational Research, UK Editorial Information
Drawing upon research projects in Universities and research centres worldwide, it is the leading international forum for informed thinking on issues of contemporary concern in education.
www.tandf.co.uk /journals/routledge/00131881.html   (213 words)

  
 Foundation for Biomedical Research: Education about Animal Research
Foundation for Biomedical Research: Education about Animal Research
Animal research has played a vital role in virtually every major medical advance of the last century — for both human and animal health.
www.fbresearch.org   (32 words)

  
 EyeMAC Development, web hosting, educational software for eye doctors.
As time went on, the educational software we developed became part of the standard curriculum in most schools.
Brief History: In 1987, EyeMAC was set up to distribute educational software to students and practicing eye doctors in North America.
EyeMAC decided to start helping eye doctors and others who wanted affordable web sites and were short of time or had limited knowledge of the Internet.
www.nerf.org   (182 words)

  
 www.mff.org
The Milken Family Foundation held its 16th annual Milken National Education Conference, The Challenges of School Reform: Implementation, Impact and Sustainability, April 26-28 at the Renaissance Hotel in Washington, D.C. Click here to go directly to the Conference Web site.)
Milken Festival for Youth is launching its 18th annual nationwide community service program, giving students and teachers across the country the opportunity to carry out service projects aimed at addressing local needs and learning the value of making a difference in the lives of others.
U.S. Education Secretary Margaret Spellings Delivers Keynote Address at Milken National Education Conference
www.mff.org   (190 words)

  
 National Geographic Education Guide--teachers, lesson plans
Join National Geographic's free online EdNet for exclusive materials and opportunities:
Sign up for our monthly e-mail updates for educators.
More than a search engine, our One-Stop supersearch finds truly useful National Geographic resources and sorts them by resource type—pictures, articles, maps, and more.
www.nationalgeographic.com /education   (221 words)

  
 APICS - The Association for Operations Management
APICS builds operations management excellence in individuals and enterprises through superior education and training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources, and a worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals.
www.apics.org   (126 words)

  
 Welcome
The National Dysautonomia Research Foundation (NDRF) has established this site to help inform afflicted patients, physicians and the general public on the various forms of Dysautonomia.
We also act as a network to generate funding towards the continued research efforts to find better management of these conditions.
It is our desire to give timely, as well as, accurate information, however NDRF will not be responsible for the misinterpretation of the information provided.
www.ndrf.org   (446 words)

  
 LGA Link: National Foundation for Educational Research
The overall mission of NFER is to contribute to: Improving education and training nationally and internationally by undertaking research, development and dissemination activities and by providing information services.
Local Government House, Smith Square, London SW1P 3HZ
Out of hours press calls contact: 020 7664 3333
www.lga.gov.uk /LinkDetails.asp?link=27   (45 words)

  
 A Routledge Journal: Educational Research - Editorial Information
John Harland - National Foundation for Educational Research, UK
Frances Brill - National Foundation for Educational Research, UK
Sandie Schagen, - National Foundation for Educational Research, UK
www.tandf.co.uk /journals/boards/r-boards/ere-edb.html   (160 words)

  
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 BBC - Action Network - - A2200663 - National Foundation for Educational Research
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www.bbc.co.uk /dna/collective/A2200663   (97 words)

  
 National Geographic Online (maps, photography, travel, more)
Give to the National Geographic Society     Support exploration, field science, conservation, and learning about our world
The Web Site of the National Geographic Society
www.nationalgeographic.com   (76 words)

  
 National Science Foundation
Leadership projects, which build national, regional, and local infrastructure to support school reform, delivery of professional development, school or district mentors, and change agents.
Start-up support for projects to enhance geoscience education, and projects in the development of digital libraries as a national resource to support science, math and technology education.
Projects generally reach large audiences and have the potential for significant regional or national impact.
www.lsc.vsc.edu /intranet/instadv/nsf.htm   (1417 words)

  
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 Locations - Kids' Place - Newark Public Library
The Prudential Foundation's Summer Reading Challenge at The Newark Public Library is a city-wide recreational summer reading program (June-August) for children in grades K-8.
The Library is a cultural and educational cornerstone in the lives of all children who live or attend school in Newark.
Children participate in the program by keeping a reading log as they earn reading incentives and a certificate of achievement for reading 5 books or more.
www.npl.org /Pages/KidsPlace/know.html   (685 words)

  
 National Science Center Foundation
The National Science Center Foundation, Inc. (NSCF) has addressed its goals of improving educational achievement by creating a multiple-tasking computer program Learning Logic.
The Learning Logic educational program is designed to ignite and promote increased interest in the mathematics and science areas through interactive lessons and real-world applications.
www.nscf.org   (67 words)

  
 The Rising Nepal
The machines are being donated by the Foundation upon the request of M.N. Swami, the Consul General of the Kingdom of Nepal for Singapore, a press release of the Royal Nepal Consulate General’s Office said Tuesday.
The National Kidney Foundation of Singapore and other well wishers will continue to assist M.N. Swami, in his endeavour to assist the Kidney Dialysis Centre in Bir Hospital to save the poor and needy people in need of Dialysis without which they are likely to die until they get kidney replacements.
The machines are upgraded and self-cleansing machines and are of the same standard as used by the National Kidney Foundation of Singapore.
www.gorkhapatra.org.np /pageloader.php?file=2004/09/01/nation/nation2   (336 words)

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