Action Research Projects

As Focus-Trust’s Commitment is ‘Learning together, making the difference’, staff and children pride themselves on being lifelong learners and learning something new everyday. A key factor in this is reflecting on our practice and learning from research.


Across many academies on a daily basis, staff trial strategies and methods they have read about in the hope they will have positive impact on children’s love of learning and improve their outcomes.


Here is a Case Study explaining why and how Freehold Community Academy, Oldham embarked on Action Research Projects and the impact they have had.


Freehold Evaluation of Research Projects 2016-17

Freehold Research project evaluation J Chadwick