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Dr Lyndsay Grant

Dr Lyndsay Grant

Dr Lyndsay Grant
BA(Leeds), MSc(Bristol)

Senior Associate Teacher

Helen Wodehouse Building,
35 Berkeley Square, Clifton BS8 1JA
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Summary

Lyndsay's current research interests include critical digital literacies, issues of social justice in education, connections between learning in home and school cultures and how schools develop new practices of working with digital technologies.

Lyndsay has led research projects exploring children’s digital literacy practices in and out of school and the connections and discontinuities between digital practices in different contexts. She has also conducted research projects exploring social justice and digital inclusion, the role of digital technologies in learning in families, learning with web 2.0 technologies in formal and informal educational contexts, and participatory approaches to the design process.

Lyndsay also writes for the Digital Media and Learning Research Hub weblog.

Biography

Lyndsay has worked in education research and development in higher education, third sector and commercial organisations. She has worked as a Research Associate at the School of Education supporting learning and teaching in higher and further education for ESCalate, the UK Subject Centre for Education, and working with local schools to support their own research and development of learning technologies as part of the Bristol Partnership for Learning with Digital Technologies. She was a Senior Researcher in an educational technology research and development charitable organisation, and was a publisher of books and digital media for primary schools.

Keywords

  • big data
  • educational data
  • sociomaterialism
  • digital literacies
  • social justice
  • home-school connections

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