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Website terms

Thank you for visiting the researchED website. Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using our website.

This website is owned by Education Development Trust and any use made of this website is subject to these terms and conditions. If these terms and conditions are not accepted in full, the use of this site must be terminated immediately.

Education Development Trust (/we/us) is a not-for-profit organisation (registered charity, number: 270901, company limited by guarantee, incorporated and registered in England and Wales with company number: 867944 and registered office: Highbridge House, 16-18 Duke Street, Reading, Berkshire RG1 4BU, United Kingdom).

All of the content and design of this website and its pages, other than that content attributed to another author, is owned variously by Education Development Trust and researchED, hereinafter referred to for ease of reference as 'the Owners', such term meaning either of them or both acting together as the case may be.

The views and opinions expressed on this site are those of their authors and do not necessarily represent the views of Education Development Trust or researchED.

Use of this site

This site must only be used for lawful purposes and in a manner which does not infringe the rights or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by a third party.


The materials appearing on this website are provided for general information purposes only. While every care has been taken to ensure the accuracy, currency, reliability and completeness of the contents of this website, no warranty, whether express or implied, is given in relation to such materials. We shall not be liable for any technical, editorial, typographical or other errors or omissions within the information provided on this website, nor shall we be responsible for the content of any web images or information linked to this website.

All links provided on this site are for the convenience of users. The Owners accept no liability or responsibility for the contents or availability of these sites nor does the existence of the link mean that the Owners endorse the material that appears on the linked website. The Owners cannot guarantee that any links will work.

Copyright notice

Commercial use or publication of all or any item displayed is strictly prohibited without prior written authorisation from the Owners. You may only reproduce any part of these web pages owned by the Owners if you comply with the terms of the following licence:

  • anything you copy has to be taken as a whole and not amended or changed
  • you acknowledge that the source of the information and the article or material you have copied is the Owners and include the address of our website
  • you make sure that anyone else having access to the same information is aware of the terms of this licence and is obliged to comply with them
  • you do not use the material or article copied from our website for a business purpose or for profit.

If you want to reproduce any of the information or articles on our website which you consider may fall outside the terms of this licence please email

Some content, documents and photos on this website have been included in or published on this site with the permission of or under licence from the relevant copyright owners (who are not the Owners). All rights are reserved on these documents and permission to copy them must be requested from the copyright owners (the sources are indicated within the documents/photos).


The names and logos of the Owners and all related product and service names, design marks and slogans are the trade names, service marks or trademarks of the Owners and may not be used without the prior consent of the Owners.

Users may seek to obtain consent for anything relating to researchED's intellectual property through Education Development Trust, but Education Development Trust makes no commitment and accepts no responsibility or liability for users' failure to obtain consent should Education Development Trust be unable or unwilling at its sole discretion to assist the user in obtaining consent. Users must seek to contact the relevant party directly wherever possible.

Submitting material

If you submit material to this website (documents, materials or other content ('materials'), you accept that the Owners will take no responsibility and accept no liability for the protection of the relevant materials or any intellectual property including copyright attaching to or contained within them and that you submit them to be included entirely at your own risk. The Owners will not be obliged to assist in any users' action or claim over allegations of infringed intellectual property rights in uploaded materials, nor to pay or indemnify any such user for any such infringement. You remain the sole copyright holder of any copyrighted material you submit for inclusion and may not rely on the Owners to advance or enforce any intellectual property you have in any uploaded material.

You agree to submit for inclusion nothing that infringes any third party's rights whether contained within intellectual property, in breach of confidentiality or otherwise, and that nothing submitted by you will be or be capable of being considered defamatory to any individual person or entity. You accept that Education Development Trust's role as host of the website may require it or researchED to take action against any person or persons in breach of these terms, including removal of the materials and seeking indemnity or damages against the offending party, and cooperating fully with any law enforcement or government agencies.

You agree to indemnify and keep indemnified the Owners against any and all actions, claims, demands, losses, liabilities, expenses costs charges and damage incurred by the Owners and against all liabilities to other persons including claims by third parties, for loss and damage which may arise out of or in consequence of any action taken by you in breach of these terms.

You agree to refrain from any action which might infringe any third party's intellectual property or other rights. You must contact the appropriate copyright holder of any material uploaded and seek relevant permissions before using, copying, downloading or otherwise using or making use of such materials.

Data protection

If you wish to contact us about our services you may be asked to provide your contact details and other personal information. We collect your information, when you choose to provide it to us, in order to send you information about our services. The software on this website records your navigation to, around and from this website.

We may use the information collected from you to provide you with our services and to promote our services generally by sending you details of events and other information which we offer.

We may pass information about you to other organisations with whom we organise events in order to promote those events. Please contact us using the contact details below if you do not wish us to do this. We are keen to keep our records up-to-date therefore please email if your personal details have changed.


If any provisions of these terms and conditions are held to be invalid or unenforceable, the validity or enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not be affected. We may change these terms and conditions at any time by posting changes online.


These terms and conditions are governed and should be construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any disputes shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.