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BESA Conference 2012 (Hull University)

Posted November 10, 2011
The 2012 BESA Conference takes place at Hull University on Thursday 28th/Friday 29th June 2012. To access further details and a booking form for this event please follow the links below: Call for Papers and Booking Form – BESA 2012 (PDF) Call for Papers and Booking Form – BESA more →

NEW TEXTBOOK! Studying Education

Posted November 9, 2011
STUDYING EDUCATION: An Introduction to the key Disciplines in Education Studies – Edited by Barry Dufour and Will Curtis This book provides an authoritative, ‘state of the art’ introduction to the key disciplines of education studies. It provides useful study activities and concise introductory notes on key texts, key figures, more →

NEW BOOK! Picturebooks, Pedagogy and Philosophy

Posted August 26, 2011
Picturebooks, Pedagogy and Philosophy by Joanna Haynes and Karin Murris Contemporary picturebooks open up spaces for philosophical dialogues between people of all ages. As works of art, picturebooks offer unique opportunities to explore ideas and to create meaning collaboratively. This book considers censorship of certain well-known picturebooks, challenging the more →

New Researcher Forum

Posted June 20, 2011
After the success of the New Researcher Forum event at the BESA annual conference last year, we have decided to run it again at this year’s conference. The forum provides an opportunity for students and new researchers to ask questions to a panel of experienced educational researchers. The forum more →

External Examiner Opportunity

Posted March 4, 2011
Please note the following External Examiner opportunity at Bangor University: North and Mid Wales Centre of Teacher Education An External Examiner to work through the medium of English and Welsh is required for the PGCE Primary Course which is based in Bangor University. Please see details below. If you more →

IACSEE Conference 2011

Posted November 8, 2010
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, more →