Many discussions about education can be based on subjective views, vested interests, political or ideological bias or just best guesses. The public deserves something more sophisticated than that and the Education Media Centre aims to help bring that about.find out more
The EMC is the UK`s first independent charity dedicated to raising public and media awareness of research and evidence behind the education stories in the news.
The Education Media Centre is about “making evidence make news.”find out more
The Education Media Centre is led jointly by Fran Abrams and Wendy Berliner who are both experienced education journalists. You can read more about our staff here.
The Education Media is supported by a group of distinguished Patrons, senior figures in the fields of media and education policy.
The EMC`s trustees are its main governing body and stand out in their respective areas of education, research and journalism.
A panel of leading education Research Advisors helps the EMC identify authoritative and high quality research and expertise.
An Advisory Network of professional people, committed to improving the use of evidence in education, helped shape the beginnings of the EMC.
The Education Media Centre is a charity supported by donations, generously made by organisations and individuals who believe in the Centre`s aims and are confident of its success.
In order to preserve and demonstrate its independence, the EMC aims to attract donations from as many diverse organisations as possible.
The EMC has also received support other than grants from a number of generous organisations, and would like to thank them.