Our expertise covers many aspects of children’s lives with technology: learning and development, including the role of gesture and bodily movement in learning; the curriculum and pedagogyTheory of learning in the early years; engagement and motivation; play and educational toys; and everyday life at home and the role of the family.


To view our current and previous research projects click on the links below.

Researching the potential of fathers to support young children’s learning through digital technologies.

An evaluation of the learning benefits of Cbeebies’ online content


Learning Sciences: How people learn and how learning can be supported and enhanced


Generating a novel digital number learning resource for young children (3-8yrs).

Supporting and enhancing children's learning in preschool settings.