Useful Links

Peer and Partner Associations are UK research societies which have similar aims to BERA but focus on a particular arena of research. They are independent of BERA but liaise in order to foster common interests.

Below are some UK research societies which have similar aims to BERA, but focus on a particular area of research:

Association for Achievement and Improvement through Assessment (AAIA)

Association for the Study of Primary Education (ASPE)

British Association for Applied Linguistics (BAAL)

British Educational Leadership Management and Administration Society (BELMAS)

British Society for Research into Learning Mathematics (BSRLM)

Educational Studies Association of Ireland (EASI)

History of Education Society

Philosophy of Education Society of Great Britain

Scottish Educational Research Association (SERA)

Society for Research into Higher Education (SRHE)

Universities Council for the Education of Teachers (UCET)

BERA has a number links with other educational research associations around the world:

American Educational Research Association (AERA)

Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE)


European Educational Research Association (EERA)

World Education Research Association (WERA)

Other organisations:

NESTA Alliance for Useful Evidence