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10 September 2019 to 12 September 2019Manchester

Pat Thomson, Professor

Professor of Education at University of Nottingham

Pat Thomson PSM PhD FAcSS FRSA is Professor of Education in the School of Education, The University of Nottingham where she convenes the Centre for Research in Arts, Creativity and Literacies ( CRACL, She worked as a school leader for...

Dominic Wyse, Professor

BERA President at UCL Institute of Education

Dominic Wyse is Professor of Early Childhood and Primary Education at the University College London (UCL) Institute of Education (IOE) and Founding Director of the Helen Hamlyn Centre for Pedagogy (0-11 Years). Dominic is current President of...

Marilyn Cochran-Smith, Professor

Professor of Teacher Education for Urban Schools at Lynch School of Education, Boston College

Professor Marilyn Cochran-Smith is the John E. Cawthorne Professor of Teacher Education for Urban Schools at the Lynch School of Education, Boston College, where she served as Director of the PhD Program in Curriculum & Instruction from...

Mary James, Professor

Retired at University of Cambridge

Mary James was born in Surrey on 21st March 1946. He father was a skilled joiner and her mother was a factory worker. She failed the 11+ exam so was ‘educated’ at secondary modern and bi-lateral schools before qualifying as a teacher at...

Andrew Pollard, Professor

Higher Education Researcher at UCL Institute of Education

Andrew Pollard was brought up in Devon and has a family background in printing and in farming.  He received his BA in Sociology and Economics from the University of Leeds, PGCE in Education from the University of Lancaster, MEd and PhD, in the...