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BESA Executive Committee Vacancies 2022

Posted May 9, 2022
The British Education Studies Association (BESA) has vacancies coming up on the executive committee. Please note that you need to be a member of BESA or apply for membership before you submit your CV for consideration. Duties for executive members include attending quarterly meetings and annually taking on specific roles … more →

Extension of abstract submission deadline

Posted May 9, 2022
BESA is delighted to announce we will be extending the abstract submission deadline for our 2022 conference until the 31st May 2022 to coincide with the end of our Early Bird registration rate. Details of the submission process are available in our conference section along with information on how to … more →

BESA 2022 Conference – Registration now open

Posted April 29, 2022
Online registration is now open for this year’s BESA Conference in Manchester (23rd – 24th June). Click HERE to view our conference packages and a link to the online registration system. To qualify for the Early Bird rate, registration and payment must be completed on or before the 31st of … more →

External Examiner Vacancy – Education Department at Newman University

Posted March 15, 2022
Newman University is seeking to appoint an External Examiner for the Foundation Degree in Teaching and Learning, from September 2022. The course is based within the Education Department at Newman University. The appointment will involve reviewing coursework throughout the year, attending an assessment panel and writing an annual external examiner … more →

BESA 2022 Conference – Call for Papers

Posted February 11, 2022
We are delighted to announce that this year’s annual BESA conference will be held in Manchester on the 23rd – 24th of June. The key theme of the conference is Education & Social Justice. The conference organisers invite papers and the deadline for submission of abstracts has been extended to … more →

Just Published: Encyclopaedia of Marxism and Education

Posted February 10, 2022
This encyclopaedia showcases the explanatory power of Marxist educational theory and practice. The 39 entries have been written by  leading authors from across the globe and cover an impressive range of contemporary issues and historical problematics. The editor, Alpesh Maisuria, has designed the book to appeal to readers within the … more →