Dr Claire Sowton

Project and Communications Manager (CRDE), Project Manager (Move2Learn)

Claire Sowton is the Project and Communications Manager for the Centre for Research in Digital Education and Project Manager (UoE) for the Move2Learn project.  Her recent research has focused on digital and mobile approaches to engagement and evaluation of cultural experience, including the AHRC Artcasting project and Litlong (School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures).  Claire’s professional background working to connect young people (in schools) with arts, creative and cultural activity directly influenced her doctoral study of cultural value in publicly funded (participatory) arts projects.  Email:  claire.sowton@ed.ac.uk. Tel: 0131 651 6548

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Centre Report 2019

30 Apr 2019
Digital Education 2019 report

We are delighted to share our 2019 annual report (pdf link) setting out the extent of our activity this year.  With a particular focus on the impact of our work, this report includes a new visualisation of our work bringing together the many activities of the Centre for Research in Digital Education.

Thanks to all the many colleagues, students, schools, partners, co-researchers and friends who make our work possible!



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