About the Learning, Education & Development Research Centre

The Learning, Education and Development (LED) research centre focuses on supporting practitioners to develop research-informed practice, publish high quality research that has impact on policy and practice.

We work across early years, children’s workforce, primary schooling, secondary schooling, outdoor learning, youth work, further and higher education.

If you work with children, young people or adult learners and are interested in developing research-informed practice then the team here at LED want to work with you. Find out more below and contact us at LED@Cumbria.ac.uk

Professor Sally Elton-Chalcraft, PhD

Professor Saly Elton-Chalcraft
Director LED Research Centre


Click on the links below to read publications relevant to The Learning, Education and Development (LED) research.


An indicative list of research and scholarly publications from 2000 to 2016 by LED research Centre Theme Leads


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