15th-17th September 2015 Queen’s University Belfast
The BERA conference went back to Belfast after over 15 years since we were last here. Attended by over 700 delegates, this was the first conference ran completely in-house by the newly appointed Events Manager, Marie Blythe.
This conference celebrated the inaugural Presidential Address by Professor Gemma Moss, as well as keynotes from Professor Paul Connolly and Professor Cynthia Coburn.
High take-up of private tuition by primary school pupils revealed Todd, Liz – Newcastle University; Laing, Karen – Newcastle University; Tanner, Emily – NatCen; Chanfreau, Jenny – NatCen; Challanan, Meg – NatCen; Skipp, Amy NatCen
NCL Schools Week Daily Mail The TimesBBC News TES
Schools’ use of technology linked to lower pupil test scores Macintyre, Tom – The University of Edinburgh TES Schools Improvement
Scottish and English teenagers split on whether university should be free Riddell, Sheila – University of Edinburgh; Blackburn, Lucy Hunter – Freelance Consultant; Minty, Sarah – University of Edinburgh; Whittaker, Susan – University of Edinburgh The Independent
How Video Lecture Capture affects Student Engagement in a Higher Education Computer Programming Course: A Study of Attendance, Video Viewing Behaviours and Student Attitude McGowan, Aidan – Queen’s University Belfast; Hanna, Philip – Queen’s University Belfast Times Higher Education