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BESA Student Preconference 2013

Posted April 26, 2013
We are pleased to announce the 2nd Student preconference held by the British Education Studies Association (BESA)on 31st of May at Wolverhampton University. The preconference has been developed in preparation for the annual conference at Swansea Metropolitan University on the 27th-28th June 2013. It has been developed so that more →

Conference: University Partnerships for Social Justice - 28th March 2013

Posted January 28, 2013
Building Bridges: Community – University Partnerships for Social Justice The conference organisers are pleased to announce Professor Dave Adamson and Professor Gareth Rees as Key Note Speakers. Professor Gareth Rees Professor Gareth Rees is from the Cardiff School of Social Sciences at Cardiff University. His work has investigated themes more →

Funded Research Opportunity

Posted January 22, 2013
Funded Research Scholarship, School of Education, Oxford Brookes University The School of Education at Oxford Brookes Universty is looking for strong candidates to apply for one three-year, full-time PhD studentship. The studentship is intended for a candidate who will pursue a PhD project that falls broadly within one of more →

Stephen Ball Book Launch

Posted November 19, 2012
Seminar and Book Launch Tuesday 11th December I don’t feel that it is necessary to know exactly what I am. The main interest in life and work is to become someone else that you were not in the beginning. If you knew when you began a book what you more →

HEA Funding Opportunities - One Click Away!

Posted December 20, 2011
Please click on the links for further information about HEA funding opportunities UK Travel Grants – Funding available for individuals (up to a max of £300) and teams (up to a max of £500). International Scholarship Scheme – Funding for specific investigations outside of the UK – deadline more →

HEA Workshop: Making the Most of Open Data in Education Studies

Posted December 13, 2011
BESA members are invited to apply for places at the Higher Education Academy workshop detailed below: HEA Workshop: Making the Most of Open Data in Education Studies Date: 27th January 2012 Location: Liverpool John Moores University Time: 10am-4pm A full-day hands-on workshop at Liverpool John Moores University, combining open more →