IACSEE Conference 2011

International Association for Citizenship, Social and Economics Education Conference

Ninth International Conference

BATH SPA UNIVERSITY, BATH, UK

Tuesday 28th Thursday 30th June 2011

(Friday 1st July research/committee meeting day)

Values and Purposes in Citizenship, Social and Economics Education

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Professor Stephen Ball : Mannheim Professor of Sociology of Education, Institute of Education, London (enterprise and the school curriculum)

Professor Peter Davies : Birmingham University (editor International Review of Economics Education)

Professor Penny Enslin : University of Glasgow (values, citizenship and democracy education)

Professor David Coulby : Bath Spa University (international education and curriculum theory)

Call for Papers

You are invited to present a research paper, explain curriculum development work or share innovative classroom practice. Research papers may be submitted to the Associations refereed international Journal Citizenship, Social and Economics Education that is devoting a special edition to the conference theme. The conference will allow opportunities for delegates to:

  • find inspiration from colleagues working in related fields and share reflections upon areas such as citizenship education, developmental education, economic education, enterprise education, community education, environmental education, and related fields;
  • talk about the problem of knowledge in these areas of the curriculum, and of the theory and practice of enabling all ages of students to become competent and confident at communicating in a context of moral and political pluralism; and
  • present and publish work in a supportive and respected international forum.

SUBMITTING PAPERS

Submissions should be between 2-300 words, linked with the conference theme, however widely interpreted, and be sent by email attachment, in Rich Text Format or Microsoft Word, to the Conference Secretary at h.gibson@bathspa.ac.uk. All submissions should include brief biographical and affiliation details. Closing date for submissions: END OF JANUARY 2011.

The Associations journal (http://www.wwwords.co.uk/CSEE/) will devote a special edition to Values and Purposes in Citizenship, Social and Economics Education. Further Conference and Association information is available at http://www.iacsee.org