News

02 May 2018

The Centre for Research in Digital Education launched in November 2015, bringing together research within the Moray House School of Education that spanned digital pedagogy, computational and data cultures within education and the impact of digital technology on children and childhood.

The Centre now brings together this work under three themes: Digital Cultures; Children & Technology; and Data Society.  

23 Mar 2018

Learning about eye-tracking

by Alexia Revueltas Rouz, PhD student (Centre for Research in Digital Education)

What do we look at when we are looking? When do we stop looking? What drives our gaze from one place to another?

Eye-movements are small and not easily perceived. These are strongly related to visual attention, to a degree that moving your eyes to a different location will shift your focus of attention (although it is possible to shift your attention without moving your eyes).

16 Feb 2018

Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region Deal: Data Education in Schools

02 Feb 2018

Help! My Teacher Is a Robot! – Children’s Thoughts on Teaching Automation

by Yi-Shan Tsai

29 Jan 2018

Dr Philippa Sheail will speak at the Research Libraries UK conference at the British Library (14th March 2018): 'Culture, Code, Silence, Surveillance: The changing spaces of the research library'

06 Dec 2017

Dr Jeremy Knox has received a grant from the Principal's Teaching Award Scheme to research the use of lecture recording at the University of Edinburgh, and the extent to which this technology fosters inclusive educational practices.

06 Nov 2017

New grant from the Advanced Innovation Center for Future Education (AICFE) at Beijing Normal University to research Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) design for Inclusive education in China

10 Oct 2017

Saturday 11 November 12 noon - 4pm, Ocean Terminal

16 Sep 2017

New researchers and visiting scholars at the Centre for Research in Digital Education