“It is better to be vaguely right than precisely wrong” Keynes

  I had the pleasure of attending the Social Return on Investment (SROI) two day Practitioner training in London. Anecdotally there are often wider benefits happening in an evaluation project that are changing people’s lives but evaluation approaches often fail to really capture the true value. SROI is a framework to understand the value that…

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The Digital Revolution

At the end of the spring I (Sam) went to MIT in Boston to attend the 2015 ICT conference, which brings together global leaders in technological developments. Hosted in the uber-stylish Media Lab in the heart of MIT’s Cambridge campus, the event was abuzz with the latest movements in the tech world. My trip was…

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Imminent introduction of revised Essential Skills Wales Qualifications

In less than four months’ time, new and revised GCSEs and revised Essential Skills Wales (ESW) Qualifications will become available to learning providers in Wales. Miller Research has just completed an evaluation of the trialling of the new assessment model that will underpin this revised suite of ESW qualifications. Teaching practitioners and learners in schools,…

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