We work with policymakers, the cultural heritage sector, community groups, schools and universities, and other public and private sector organisations. Our partners value us for our distinctive approach to learning, teaching and technology in formal and informal education, and for the ways in which we combine our research with imaginative and creative practice.

Recent public engagement, consultancy, and knowledge exchange partnerships and projects are listed below. Contact us if you would like to discuss research ideas, input, partnerships or projects.

Designing, developing and delivering resources to support parents and practitioners learning about children's digital play.

This project will deliver a workshop In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to exchange knowledge and develop links between the UK and SE Asia in early years'

In summer 2016, the artcasting concept, first developed for the AHRC-funded Artcasting project, was used in a new context, with University of Edinburgh researchers working in collaboration with the Edinburgh Art Festival, the UK’s largest annual festival of visual arts.

An interdisciplinary professional network for people investigating digital cultural heritage.

Developing and researching a new way of evaluating arts-based engagement.


A policy agenda for learning analytics in European higher education.