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Special Interest Group

Research Methodology in Education

This SIG provides a forum for critical discussion of research methodology in education and for dialogue about innovation. Its interests are in all aspects of research methodology in education, from paradigms and methods to techniques and processes. The aims of the group:

  • to generate new ideas about research methodology in education
  • to promote amongst researchers and teachers a critical understanding of research methods in education
  • to help develop in the educational research community a context of critical enquiry about methods and processes

SIG Convenors

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Carmel Capewell, Dr

Lecturer in Early Years and Child Development at Oxford Brookes University

Carmel is a Lecturer in Early Years and Child Development at Oxford Brookes University. She has a strong interest in developing innovative research methods, particularly to encouraging the participation of young people in expressing and sharing...

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Alison Fox, Dr

Senior Lecturer at Open University

Dr Alison Fox (BSc, Durham; MSc, Aberdeen; PGCE, Cambridge; MEd, Cambridge; PhD, Open) is a Senior Lecturer in Education at the Open University in the Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies and Senior Fellow of the Higher Education...

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Bukola Oyinloye

Doctoral researcher at The Open University

Bukola is a doctoral researcher at The Open University, UK, where she explores rural Nigerian parents’ understandings of (and practices in relation to) schooling, including their relationships with their children’s public primary schools. Her...

Content associated with this SIG

Action Research – Research into Action

Online registration for this event has now closed, please email events@bera.ac.uk to register.   #BERA_ActionResearch @BERANews Action Research – Research into Action is a follow-up to our...

Past event24 Nov 2021