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Programme

10 September 2019 to 12 September 2019Manchester

Programme at a glance

Monday 9 September 2019

14.00 – 17.00

Pre-Conference event – Using Visual Methods in Educational Research 
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17.00 – 18.00 BERA Annual General Meeting 2019
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Tuesday 10 September 2019

09.00 – 10.00 Registration, light breakfast, tea & coffee and exhibition viewing
09.30 – 10.00 Welcome breakfast for new attendees and international delegates
10.00 – 10.20 Opening Remarks, Thanks and Awards
10.20 – 11.20 Early Career Researcher Keynote – Manufacturing the engaged and impactful researcher – pleasures, pitfalls and possibilities 
Professor Pat Thomson
Chair: Professor Gerry Czerniawski
11.30 – 12.30 Parallel Session 1
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch and exhibition viewing/ Poster viewing
ECR lunchtime reception
13.40 – 15.10 Parallel Session 2
15.15 – 15.45 Tea & coffee and exhibition viewing/ Poster viewing
15.50 – 17.20 Parallel Session 3
17.20 – 17.40 Tea & coffee and exhibition viewing
17.45 – 18.45 Presidential Address – Education and its contribution to human knowledge: reciprocal relationships between academic disciplines, policy and practice 
Professor Dominic Wyse
Chair: Dr Mhairi Beaton
18.45 – 19.30 Welcome Reception
Drinks and light canapes

Wednesday 11 September 2019

08.00 – 09.00 Registration, light breakfast, tea & coffee and exhibition viewing
08.05 – 08.55 ECR Breakfast Session – Trials and Tribulations? Struggles and Successes in the Post-PhD Phase 
Dr Richard Budd and Dr Helen Hanna
Chair: Dr Oliver Hooper
09.00 – 10.30 Parallel Session 4
10.35 – 10.55 Tea & coffee and exhibition viewing
11.00 – 12.00 Keynote Lecture – Head, heart, hands, happenstance and horror: some reflections on being educational researchers
Professor Mary James and Professor Andrew Pollard
Chair: Professor Dominic Wyse
12.10 – 13.40 Parallel Session 5
13.45 – 14.50 Lunch and exhibition viewing
14.00– 14.45: SIG Forum Meetings A
14.50 – 15.50 Parallel Session 6
16.00 – 17.30 Parallel Session 7
19.30 – late Conference social event

Thursday 12 September 2019

08.00 – 09.00 Registration, light breakfast, tea & coffee and exhibition viewing
08.05 – 08.55 John Nisbet Lecture – Going Against the Grain 
Professor Walter Humes
Chair: Dr Mhairi Beaton
08.05 – 08.55 Meet the Editors session
09.00 – 10.30 Parallel Session 8
10.35 – 10.55 Tea & coffee and exhibition viewing
11.00 – 12.00 Keynote Lecture – Teacher Preparation at New Graduate Schools of Education: Understanding a Controversial Innovation 
Professor Marilyn Cochran-Smith
Chair: Professor Vivienne Baumfield
12.10 – 13.10 Parallel Session 9
13.15 – 14.20 Lunch and exhibition viewing
13.30– 14.15: SIG Forum Meetings B
14.20 – 15.50 Parallel Session 10
15.50 Close of conference

*Subject to change