Skip to content The Open University

CREET Home

Welcome to the Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology. CREET is one of the leading education research units in the UK and is respected internationally as a centre of excellence. We undertake outward-looking collaborative research with learners and those who support them that has a beneficial impact on learning practices, policies and public debates. Our research is multidisciplinary and is united by:

Latest news

  • Fully funded PhD Studentships

    CREET is offering a limited number of ...

    Read more
  • The Leverhulme Trust has awarded a grant of £1,050,000 for 15 full-time PhD studentships...

    Read more
  • A new iOS app - Talk Factory – is now available for free...

    Read more

working globally to explore new approaches to teaching, learning and supporting child development

focusing on learning through diverse media in a wide range of social, cultural and disciplinary settings

stimulating debate & engaging research users in dialogue and development of ideas in education

Our research themes