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23rd-25th September 2014
Institute of Education, London

BERA celebrated its 40th anniversary conference, attended by over 900 delegates. With a record number of submissions and exceptional presentations from our keynote lecturers Andrew Brown, Danny Dorling, Sugata Mitra and David Leat.

View the photo gallery here

View videos of the Keynote Lectures and Spotlight sessions here

View the programme here.

Danny Dorling
The Guardian

Free school meals gap
The Conversation

Maths teachers worried about ‘inadequate’ algebra in GCSEs
Daily Mail
Daily Telegraph

Poverty, not schools, to blame for exam results gap
The Guardian
Daily Mail
Daily Telegraph

Streaming six-year-olds by ability only benefits the brightest
The Conversation

Conference overview
Academies Week

Poster winners:
Main Conference poster winner
Conceptualisations of merit in university admission: a transatlantic comparison between the US and the UK
Anna Mountford-Zimdars, King’s College London

Thursday Awards Ceremony - Anna Mountford Zimdars - Poster Winner

Early Career Researcher poster winner
Repositioning the Gender Gap in STEM
Jaimie Miller-Friedmann, University of Oxford