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10 Jun 2017

Draft Schedule of Individual Presentations Now Available

A provisional schedule for the individual presentations is now available. Click HERE to view it. Only those delegates who have registered for the conference will appear on the schedule. If you have registered and you cannot see your entry on the schedule or if there is an error or more →

16 May 2017

External Examiner Vacancies - University of Bolton

The University of Bolton is seeking external examiners for the Professional Graduate Certificate in Education 14+ [PGCE 14+]. Pathways include Generic, Skills for Life (English and Mathematics) and Teaching Learners with Additional Needs. Duties include moderation of coursework samples, moderation of teaching observations (undertaken through recordings), visiting partners and more →

11 May 2017

Conference Submissions - Results Announced

To all of those who submitted an abstract for this year’s conference the peer review process is complete and results have now been announced. The emails containing the response from the peer review panel were sent out on Monday and Tuesday of this week. If you submitted an abstract more →

07 Apr 2017

Online Survey - Academics Perspectives on Metricisation of Higher Education in the UK

A research study being conducted by an Education Studies team at Liverpool Hope University entitled, “Academics Perspectives on Metricisation of Higher Education in the UK” would like to invite academics based in any discipline or department in a UK HE institution to participate in their survey. We are interested in finding more →

28 Mar 2017

Registration for BESA 2017 now open

Registration for the 2017 BESA Conference can now be purchased at Liverpool Hope University’s Online Store. Day delegate and accommodation packages are available. To qualify for the Early Bird rates, registration and payment must be completed on or before Monday, 15th of May. Click here to see the different more →

03 Feb 2017

BESA 2017 Conference Theme and Subthemes

The key theme of this year’s annual conference at Liverpool Hope University (29th – 30th June) is: Education as a collaborative process: the entanglement of ethics, research, policy and practice. There will be a number of sub-themes, which include: Education Studies: Contemporary debates Alternative voices in Education Studies Researching more →

02 Feb 2017

External Examiner Vacancies - Bath Spa University

Bath Spa University is seeking two external examiners for its undergraduate Education Studies programme. The examination will involve a range of module at L5 and L6. You will be a part of a team of four examiners in total. Please send expressions of interest to Alan Howe at more →

16 Jan 2017

BESA 2017 Conference - CALL FOR PAPERS

CALL FOR PAPERS “Education as a collaborative process: the entanglement of ethics, research, policy and practice.” the 13th Annual Conference of the British Education Studies Association (BESA) 29th – 30th June 2017 Liverpool Hope University, Hope Park Campus The British Education Studies Association (BESA) was established to support research more →

31 May 2016

FREE Event - New Researcher Conference Day - June 29th, University of Wolverhampton

We are pleased to announce our New Researcher Conference Day, which will take place on Wednesday, 29th of June, at the University of Wolverhampton. This event has been developed so that post-graduate students and new researchers can attend workshops that will benefit their studies and future career opportunities. The more →


Call for Chapters of an edited book on ‘Education and Mental Health’

July 5, 2018
Calling on interested authors to submit a 300 – 500 word proposal for a chapter of around 7,000 words concerning the intersection of mental health / impaired mental wellbeing / mental illness in relation to educational practice and theory in schools and more →