Manchester Metropolitan University
07 Jul

Blog Post - School reopening? top scientists say not yet

Dr. Alpesh Maisuria, our BESA Research Funding Lead and Associate Professor of Education Policy in Critical Education at the University of the West of England (UWE), provides critical perspectives on the re-opening of schools in June. The post ends with the view that we need to reclaim education to make.....read more →

23 Jun

Blog Post - Re-minding our Selves of our Natural Communitas

In the second of our blog series, Dr. Dylan Adams shares his thoughts and reflections regarding the liminal nature that the COVID-19 crisis has brought to society and education. Rhetoric as a result of the crisis is awash with dire consequences associated to the pandemic, but does this liminality represent.....read more →

22 Jun

Blog Post - Stephen Ward's Reflections on COVID-19, BESA and Book Publication

For the first post in our blog series, we welcome thoughts and reflections from Stephen Ward; one of our founding BESA members, and Journal Reviews Editor. With the COVID-19 crisis and cancellation of the 2020 conference providing a starting point to the post, thoughts then move to the origins of.....read more →

18 Jun

Meet the BESA Executive Committee - Calling all Newer Researchers within BESA Membership

In the next of our series of posts introducing the BESA executive committee, Julia Everitt provides an introduction to her Newer Researcher role. Using her experience of postgraduate study, she is now able to invite members who identify themselves as newer researchers to get in touch for further support. Further.....read more →

17 Jun

Launch of BESA Blog - Invitation for Contributions

We are pleased to announce the launch of the new BESA blog. The blog aims to present evidence informed content contributing to thinking and dialogue across the board spectrum of education. In our first blog post series, various educational topics will be discussed including: non-empirical opinion pieces; short reports and summaries.....read more →

17 Jun

Publication Reflection: Life for the Academic in the Neoliberal University

Alpesh Maisuria, our BESA Research Funding Lead and Associate Professor of Education Policy in Critical Education at UWE, has provided the following personal summary and reflection on co-authoring Life for the Academic in the Neoliberal University. The book has been co-authored with Svenja Helmes and provides an insightful investigation on.....read more →

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