Call for papers: British Education Studies Association Conference, Glasgow, June 26-27 June

CALL FOR PAPERS: The 10th Annual Conference of the British Education Studies Association (BESA), 26 – 27 June 2014, University of Glasgow

We would like to invite you to submit an abstract as a contribution to this important conference. This year the conference takes place in the University of Glasgow, making it the first time the conference has been held in Scotland. The key theme of this year’s conference is: “The politics of education studies: pedagogy, curriculum, policy”

Some of the suggested topics for papers are the following:

• Alternative voices in Education Studies

• Innovations in Education Studies

• Education Studies: Contemporary debates

• Researching Education Studies: critical issues

• Student perspectives on Education Studies

Please note this list is not exhaustive.


Abstracts for the conference should be no longer than 400 words, and include:

  1. a clear description of the aims and objectives of your inquiry
  2. the methodology and methods employed
  3. results and key conclusions.

You can submit an abstract by following this link: SUBMITTING AN ABSTRACT

NOTE: You must log in or register on the  site to be able to submit an abstract – you will have this opportunity when you visit the above page.

The extended FINAL submission deadline is Friday 18th April, 2014 at 5pm – please note no further abstracts will be considered after this date. Please also note that you are encouraged to submit your abstracts sooner rather than later as many of the available time slots have already been filled, thanks to an excellent set of submissions already.

Please contact if you wish to discus your abstract before submission