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Upcoming event

SIG Forum Meeting – Alternative Education

Join the Alternative Education SIG annual meeting to network with colleagues, learn about the activities of the SIG over the last year and plans for 2023

This meeting will be hosted online, where you will have the opportunity to network and speak to other SIG members. You must register via this page to receive the link.

Programme:

17:00 Welcome & Introduction
17:10 SIG Forum Meeting
18:00 Event Close

Joining a BERA SIG Forum Meeting

  • You will be sent the link to the event at least 3 days before the event. If you register in the last few days you will be sent the link within 24 hours
  • If you do not receive this link please contact membership@bera.ac.uk.
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SIG Convenors

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Amber Fensham-Smith, Dr

Lecturer in Childhood and Youth Studies at The Open University

Amber is a lecturer in childhood and youth studies at the Open University and co-convenor of the Alternative Education special interest group. A sociologist by training, her research seeks to give voice to marginalised and excluded communities in...

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Fadoua Govaerts, Ms

PhD student at University of Bath

Fadoua Govaerts is a PhD researcher at the University of Bath, in the Department of Education. Her doctoral research project explores the experience of home-educated adolescents, with a special focus on their educational outcomes and social...

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Stefania Romano, Dr

Lecturer in Innovation and Entrepreneurship at University of Leeds

Stefania is the Educational Leader for the Centre for Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Studies (CEES); she is a Fellow of Higher Education, Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA). She is also a Certified Management and Business Educator (CABS)....